Richard  Gustin

Obituary of Richard Gustin

Richard J. Gustin, 90, of Lower Paxton Twp. and formerly of Steelton, died Wednesday, February 5, 2020 in Jewish Home of Greater Harrisburg. He was a US Army Veteran of the Korean War, a retired Foreman Metallurgist for Bethlehem Steel Corp., a member of Prince of Peace Roman Catholic Parish, Steelton, St. Lawrence Lodge #13 Croatian Fraternal Union, Friendship Fire Co. Club, Bressler, an active member of St. Lawrence Adult Tambura Group, the Balkan Seranaders and the Happy Five Polka Band. He was an avid music lover and bass player. Richard was the son of the late Joseph and Anna Michalj Gustin and is survived by his wife, Barbara A. "Dolly" Gustin; two sons, Gregory Gustin and wife, Bobbie Jo of New Cumberland and Joseph Gustin and wife, Mary of Lewisberry; two daughters, Patricia Gustin of Harrisburg and Christine Johnson and husband, Doug of Harrisburg; seven grandchildren and two great grandchildren; and three step children, Nicholas Weiss, Lynette Lopatic and Dan Weiss. He was preceded in death by his eldest son, Richard Gustin, Jr. and a sister, Dorothy Petrovic. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Tuesday, February 11, 2020 at 11:00 am in Prince of Peace-Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Roman Catholic Church, 815 S. Second St., Steelton with Very Rev. David L. Danneker, his Pastor, as Celebrant. Burial will be in Resurrection Cemetery. A viewing will be held on Tuesday from 9:00 am until 10:30 am in Wiedeman Funeral Home and Cremation Services, 357 S. Second St., Steelton. The family offers a special Thank You to Jewish Home of Greater Harrisburg for their kindness and care of our loved one. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Grane Hospice, 1200 Camp Hill Bypass, Suite 205, Camp Hill, PA 17011.
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Service Information

11:00 am
Tuesday, February 11, 2020
Prince of Peace - Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Roman Catholic Church
815 South Second Street
Steelton, Pennsylvania, United States
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