Henry D. Johnston, CFSP
Owner - Funeral Director/Embalmer
Henry D. Johnston, CFSP, is a first generation licensed Funeral Director and Embalmer and owner of Johnston & Williams Funeral Home and Crematory. He was born and raised in North Idaho, graduating from Sandpoint High School in 2003. After living on the Palouse region of Washington/Idaho for nearly 15 years, he moved to Ellensburg in late 2017 to assume management of what was then Steward & Williams Funeral Home in Ellensburg and Cascade Funeral Home in Cle Elum. He purchased both firms in July 2020 and renamed both to Johnston & Williams.
Henry earned his Associate's Degree in Mortuary Science from Arapahoe Community College and holds national certificates in both Arts and Sciences granted by the International Conference of Funeral Service Examining Boards. Additionally, Henry has been a member of the Academy of Professional Funeral Service Practice, holding the additional industry designation of Certified Funeral Service Practitioner (CFSP) since 2019.
Henry is a member of the Ellensburg Downtown Rotary Club, the Ellensburg Rodeo Gold Buckle Club and is Board President of the Washington Cemetery, Crematory and Funeral Association (WCCFA). He also previously served on the boards of both the Kittitas County Chamber of Commerce and Hearts & Hands Kittitas County (formerly Hospice Friends).
He lives in Ellensburg with his spouse and their two children.