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Robert Massey Rust

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Robert Massey Rust Obituary
Robert Massey Rust

AGE: 99 • Harbeson

Robert Massey Rust, age 99 of Harbeson, DE passed away peacefully on Sunday, July 24, 2016 with his loving wife of 76 years by his side.

Bob was born in Harbeson, DE on April 4, 1917 son of the late John Robert Rust and Nellie Anna Massey Rust. He was a poultry grower and farmer and enjoyed hunting, fishing and boating.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a sister, Margaret Phillips and a nephew, John Phillips. He is survived by his loving wife of 76 years, Marguerite (Elliott) Rust; a brother-in-law, Robert Elliott of Georgetown, DE; a sister-in-law, Patsy Bryan of Seaford, DE and several nieces and nephews.

A visitation will be held from 1-2 p.m. on Thursday, July 28, 2016 at the Long Neck Chapel of Melson Funeral Services, 32013 Long Neck Rd., Millsboro, DE 19966. Graveside services will follow immediately at Harbeson Cemetery.

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Published in The News Journal on July 26, 2016
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