Shawn Lee Gustin

Shawn Lee Gustin


Shawn Lee Gustin, 42, went to be with the Lord, surrounded by his family on Wednesday, February 13, 2013. He was born February 22, 1970, in Council Bluffs to Edward and Janet Gustin.

Shawn was a master electrician and owner of Gustin Electric. He loved being out doors, working in the yard with his wife, campfires and deer hunting with his son. Shawn enjoyed watching sports and his children's activities, westerns, listening to Elvis Presley, and his black labs, Duke and Max. Most of all, Shawn was a loving husband and father.

Shawn is survived by his wife, Alison; children, KayLee Gustin and Matthew Gustin; mother, Janet; sister, Cyndi Doerr; and brother, Steven Gustin. He was preceded in death by his father, Edward Gustin; brother, Thomas Gustin; grandfather, Glen Ballinger; grandma, Marie Lohoff; uncle, Allen Schaaf; cousins, Carl Swolley and Karen Duncan; brother-in-law, Chad Woods.

Funeral services will be 10 a.m., Monday, February 18, 2013, at Lutheran Church of Hope, 925 Jordan Creek Parkway, in West Des Moines. Burial will follow at Highland Memory Gardens Cemetery. The family will greet friends from 2 to 5 p.m., Sunday at Hamilton's near Highland Memory Gardens, 121 NW 60th Ave., Des Moines.

Memorial contributions may be made to the , Lymphoma & Leukemia Societies, Mayo Clinic, or HCI, in loving memory of Shawn.

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Funeral Home

Hamilton's Funeral Home
121 NW 60th Avenue Des Moines, IA 50313
(515) 289-2442

Published in Des Moines Register from Feb. 15 to Feb. 17, 2013