Elizabeth M. ‘Betty’ Johnston

June 18, 1925 - Oct. 9, 2018

Elizabeth M. “Betty” Johnston, 93, Dean, died Tuesday. She was born in Ebensburg, daughter of the late Thomas and Elizabeth (Eger) Leitz. Surviving are five children: James, William (Sherry), Leo, Luann (Tom) Ivory and Nancy (Don) Kruis; four grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband, Clarence; and three siblings: Dorothy Noel, Thomas and George. A funeral Mass will be celebrated at 9 a.m. Mon­day, Oct. 15, 2018, at St. Joan of Arc Catholic Church, Frugality. Arrangements are by Gibbons Funeral Home, 1688 Liberty St., Ashville.