William Joseph Johns, 64, of Latrobe, passed away Friday, September 9, 2022, at Excela Health Latrobe Hospital. He was born November 15, 1957, in Harrisburg, to the late Harold Clarence and Dorothy (Spotts) Johns. William served his country honorably as a member of the U.S. Army Infantry – 101st Airborne. He also worked as a laborer in the construction industry. He is survived by his wife of 37 years Melissa M. (Havard) Johns; two children, Mikel Johns and Amanda Johns; three grandchildren, Aleisha, Braydon, Elijah; and two brothers, Harold Johns of CA, and Jeff Johns of Ligonier. As per his wishes there will be no public visitation or services. He will be buried in the National Cemetery of the Alleghenies, Bridgeville, PA. Frederick Funeral Home, Inc., 1543 Ligonier Street, Latrobe, PA 15650 - (724) 537-7766 entrusted with arrangements. To send condolences, please visit www.FrederickFuneralHome.com.