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Helen Fettes Johnston

April 21, 1939 - August 23, 2015

Helen Fettes Johnston, 76, passed away August 23, 2015. Born in Scotland to George and Jesse (Duncan) Easson, and later raised in High Wycombe, England. She loved games of chance, dancing, gardening, as well as watching/playing sports. She also found joy and solitude whenever she visited the ocean or the mountains.
Left to cherish her memory is her life partner and best friend, Timothy R. Cody; daughter Marie Sweatt and husband Tim (grandsons Brandon and Keaton); son Rick and wife Melissa (grandsons Jason and wife Sandi, Joshua and wife Brittney); son Gary and companion Carolyn Jackson (grandchildren Alex Johnston and Summer Jackson); and one great-granddaughter, Jaeleigh Johnston. She is also remembered by her sister, Mary Ivers and her husband Ossie, and other family in England.
The family will be receiving friends Friday, August 28, 2015 beginning at 2pm at Altmeyer Funeral Chesapeake Chapel, 929 S. Battlefield Blvd. with a celebration of life beginning at 3pm. The family invites you to stay after the service for a reception and time of togetherness. Please visit www.Altmeyerfh.com to offer condolences to the family. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations to the Wounded Warrior Foundation in Helen’s name.

Service Information

Visitation Information

Date: Friday, August 28, 2015

Time: 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Location:

Altmeyer Funeral Home - Chesapeake Chapel

929 Battlefield Blvd S
Chesapeake, VA 23322

Welcoming time with family.


Date: Friday, August 28, 2015

Time: 3:30 pm

Location:

Altmeyer Funeral Home - Chesapeake Chapel

929 Battlefield Blvd S
Chesapeake, VA 23322

A time of togetherness.


Service Information

Date: Friday, August 28, 2015

Time: 3:00 pm

Location:

Altmeyer Funeral Home - Chesapeake Chapel

929 Battlefield Blvd S
Chesapeake, VA 23322


Celebration of Helen’s life.


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