Merle Walter Johnson, M.D
July 20, 1922-June 27, 2015
Merle Walter Johnson, M.D., pioneer Alaska physician known to many as the father of the Community Health Aide Program, died Saturday, June 27, 2015, surrounded by family at his son’s home in Anchorage. He was 92. Gatherings to remember Walter will be held during the third week of July in Homer and in Anchorage, and will be announced. A full obituary will follow.