Alice M. (Clark) Johnston

June 30, 1928 ~ June 10, 2022 (age 93)


SALEM – Alice M. Johnston, 94, passed away Friday, June 10, 2022 at her home. She was born January 30, 1928 in Salineville, daughter of the late George E. and Pearl (Rickard) Clark.

Alice was the owner/operator of the Salem H&R Block from 1967 to 1992. She was a member of Salem First Baptist Church.

Her husband, John D. Johnston whom she married August 15, 1953 preceded her in death September 9, 1970.

Survivors include two sons, George (Diane) Johnston of Overland Park, KS and David Johnston of Conroe, TX; daughter, Susan Johnston of Salem; five grandchildren and six great grandchildren.

Besides her parents and husband, a daughter-in-law, Renee Johnston also preceded her in death.

A graveside service at Grandview Cemetery will be held at a later date.

Memorial donations may be made to Community Hospice of Salem, 2341 E. State St., Unit B, Salem, OH 44460 or Salem First Baptist Church, 1290 E. State St., Salem, OH 44460.

Arrangements are being handled by Stark Memorial Funeral Home and Cremation Services.

To view Alice’s obituary or send condolences, visit

To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Alice M. (Clark) Johnston, please visit our floral store.

Memorial Tree
A Memorial Tree was planted for Alice

We are deeply sorry for your loss - the staff at Stark Memorial Funeral Home and Cremation Services

Join in honoring their life - plant a memorial tree


Graveside Service will be held later

Grandview Cemetery
1399 Franklin Ave.
Salem, OH 44460

© 2022 Stark Memorial Funeral Home and Cremation Services. All Rights Reserved. Funeral Home website by CFS & TA | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy | Accessibility