Ballston Spa, NY James "Butch" Johnson 67 Butch died at Saratoga Hospital on Thursday, March 25, 2021. He was born in Ballston Spa, NY. He was the son of the late James and Betty Johnson. Butch worked as a CNC Punch Press Operator for Espey Manufacturing in Saratoga Springs retiring in October of 2020. He enjoyed watching sports including NY Yankees baseball and all levels of football. Survivors include his brother Robert (Patricia) Johnson, his sister Carolyn Zappola, several nieces and nephews. Calling hours will be Tuesday, March 30, 2021 from 6:00PM to 8:00PM at Mevec Funeral Home, 224 Milton Avenue, Ballston Spa, NY. Burial will be in Rock City Falls Cemetery at a later date. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorial contributions be made to Saratoga County Animal Shelter, 6010 County Farm Road, Ballston Spa, NY 12020. For directions or to light a candle visit us at www.mevecfuneralhome.com.