Barbara Lee Pigott Johnston

Published in The Capital Gazette on Jan. 16, 2020

Barbara Johnston
(1937 - 2019)

Barbara Lee Johnston, 82, of Bowie, previously of
Temple Hills, passed away on December 31, 2019.

She was born on November 28, 1937, in Washington,
DC, to the late George and Mary Pigott.

Barbara worked many years in the telecommunications
field for Verizon (Bell Atlantic, C&P Telephone).

She enjoyed her membership at the countless social events including chartered day
trips. She loved attending Pigott family get-togethers, local bingo nights, playing
cards, reading, shopping and going to the movies.

In addition to her parents, Barbara was predeceased by her siblings, George, Helen,
and Eula. Her best friend and constant companion was her sister Shirley Galusky who
still lives in Bowie.

Barbara is survived by her children, Pam of Emmittsburg, MD, William (Sharon) of
Bowie, and Scott of Bowie; four grandchildren: Alexa of Emmittsburg, MD, Katie of
Charleston, SC, Aryn of Bowie, Robert of Hope Mills, NC, and one great-grandchild.

Donations may be made to the Mandrin Inpatient Care Center, 3675 Solomons Island
Rd, Harwood, MD 20776, or online at


Please make sure to choose Mandrin Inpatient Care Center.

Services will be private for her family.

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