Obituary Daniel Johnston , Singer of “true love will find you in the end” is Dead, See Cause of Death.

By admin | September 11, 2019

“Hi How Are You” and “The Devil and Daniel Johnston” Singer Passed Away.

Daniel Johnston, songwriter and singer have died at the age of 58 at his home in Waller, Texas. According to NPR News.  His death was confirmed by his brother Dick Johnston, who said that Daniel had just been released from a hospital yesterday, where he had been treated for kidney issues.

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Johnstons was doing very fine after his release from the hospital, but was found dead in his home Wednesday morning, his brother said.

Johnston sister Margy in a 2018 interview with Austin Chronicle confirmed his brother was going through some health challenges , the New York Times in a 2017 profile, reported that he had struggled with diabetes, a kidney infection and hydrocephalus, in addition to the manic depression and schizophrenia that he bore for most of his adult life.

The following statement was released on his Facebook page.

According to his profile on Wikipedia, Johnston was born in Sacramento, California, and grew up in New Cumberland, West Virginia.[10] He was the youngest of five children of William Dale “Bill” Johnston (1922–2017) and Mabel Ruth Voyles Johnston (1923–2010). He began recording music in the late 1970s on a $59 Sanyo monaural boombox, singing and playing piano as well as the chord organ.

Cause of Death :

Although we have not seen official statement on the cause of his death, but many media outlets are reporting that he died of heart attack.

Here are some tributes posted on social media to honor his life and legacy.

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