FORT RECOVERY - Gustave C. Link, 82, of Fort Recovery, died May 9, 2013, at Dayton Heart and Vascular Hospital, Dayton.
He was born Aug. 21, 1930, in Cassella, to the late August M. Link and Anna M. (Lennartz) Link. On Feb. 7, 1959, he married Betty (White) Link, who survives.
Also surviving are two daughters, Robin Link, of Coldwater, and Marna (Jeff) Arling, of Minster; one son, Scott (Lori) Link, of Fort Recovery; a sister-in-law, Anne Link, of Sidney; six grandchildren, Jacqueline, Jessica, Barbara and Gustave Link, and Alicia and Genoa Arling; and one great-grandchild.
Deceased are six brothers, Meinrad (Catherine) Link, Leonard (Esther) Link, August Link Jr., Roman (Carmen) Link, George (Nellie) Link and Edward Link, and two sisters, Mary Ann (Wilfred) Klosterman and Victoria Link.
He was a 1948 graduate of the former St. John High School, Maria Stein, and formerly owned and co-owned K & L tractor sales. He served in the Marine Corps during the Korean War
and was a member of Fort Recovery American Legion, Fort Recovery, and Mary Help of Christians Catholic Church, Fort Recovery.
Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:30 a.m. Monday, May 13, 2013, at Mary Help of Christians Catholic Church, Fort Recovery, with the Rev. Thomas Dorn officiating. Burial will follow St. Marys Cemetery, Fort Recovery.
Friends may call from 2 to 6 p.m. Sunday and from 9 to 10 a.m. Monday at Brockman-Boeckman Funeral Home, Fort Recovery.
Contributions can be made to Fort Recovery Community Foundation.
Online condolences may be directed to www.brockmanboeckmanfh.com