Robert Johnston

Obituary of Robert J. Johnston

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Robert “Boober” J. Johnston of Lockport entered into eternal rest very suddenly January 26, 2022.  Born August 5, 1976, he was 45 years old.  Boober was a 1994 graduate of Lockport High School, currently employed at General Motors PowerTrain in Tonawanda.  Boober was a Boy Scout, having worked at Camp Dittmer as a counselor attaining the rank of Eagle Scout.  He was varsity basketball team manager for 24 season from 1992 – 2015 at Lockport High School.  Boober was an avid sports fan especially of the Buffalo Bills.  He enjoyed golf and fantasy football.  Boober always made time for his family, especially his beloved niece Brooklynn.

Boober is survived by his father, James Johnston, brother Jason (Ginger) Johnston, niece Brooklynn, aunts, uncles, and several cousins.  He was predeceased by his mother Barbara (Ott) Johnston.

Relatives and friends may call Thursday, February 3rd from 4-7 PM in Prudden & Kandt Funeral Home, 242 Genesee St., Lockport.  The family is requesting that visitors wear Buffalo Bills gear as a tribute to Boober.  Visit

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Calling Hours

4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Thursday, February 3, 2022
Prudden And Kandt Funeral Home, Inc.
242 Genesee St.
Lockport, New York, United States
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