News Death Notice

GUSTIN, Paul M age 80 of Lebanon passed peacefully Tuesday, October 30, 2012 at his residence with his family by his side. Born August 4, 1932 in Lebanon, Paul was the son of George and Mary E. (nee Melampy) Gustin and was a loving and devoted husband, father and grandfather. Paul was a proud U.S. Air Force Veteran of the Korean War, a retiree of KDI Precision Products, a member of the Bethany United Church of Christ, a 45 year member of the Lebanon Eagles Lodge #1395 and a member of the Lebanon VFW #6069. Preceded in death by his parents and sister Mary Emma Strouth; Paul leaves behind his loving and devoted wife of 57 years Willa Mae "Bille" (nee DeLong) Gustin of Lebanon; daughters Theresa Gustin of Lebanon and Pam (Tom) Dennis of Morrow; brothers Bob (Paige) Malott and Ronnie Malott all of Lebanon; sister Shirley (Jim) May; Aunt Grace Easter of Goshen; grandchildren Tammy (Bill) Kelley, Shannon (Lonnie) Sexton, Leetta Riley, Tiffany (Robbie) Hill and Ryan (Alex) McCollister; ten great-grandchildren and many other family members and friends. Funeral services were held Friday, November 2, 2012 at the Stine Kilburn Funeral Home with Pastor Barb Hobe officiating. Burial was in the Lebanon Cemetery. The family appreciates memorial donations that are directed to Hospice of Cincinnati, Inc.,c/o Bethesda Foundations, Inc., P.O. Box 633597, Cincinnati, Ohio 45263-3597. Online condolences may be sent by visiting www.stinekilburnfuneral

Published in The Western Star on Nov. 8, 2012