In memory of
David W. Gust
DAVID W. GUST MERRILLVILLE, IN David W. Gust, age 81, passed away on December 19, 2016. He was born in Gary, IN on September 9, 1935 to the late Roy and Harriett Gust. David graduated from Merrillville High School Class of "1955". He served his country in the Navy for 2 years and was honorably discharged in 1957. A few years later he married Janet Friend, in 1958. After 42 years of service he retired from U.S. Steel. David and his wife were members of Buttons and Bows Square Dancing Club. They also enjoyed camping at Oak Lake in Roselawn, IN. David was an avid golfer and spent many Mondays golfing with his friends. He was a member of the VFW in Merrillville, Indiana, Post 1563. He leaves to cherish his memory, his loving wife of 58 years, Janet Gust (nee Friend); two children: Mark D. Gust and Lori Ann Gust; four grandsons: TJ (Dawn) Gust, Justin (Alex) Gust, Todd Lunsford, Kyle Lunsford; one sister, Donna (Charles) Hiland; one brother, Clyde Ball. David is preceded in death by his parents; son, Timothy Wayne Gust and his dear companion of 14 years, Hanna. David will truly be missed by all who knew and loved him. Burial will take place on Wednesday, January 11, 2017 10:00 AM from Rendina Funeral Home (5100 Cleveland St. Gary, IN). For more information please call 219.980.1141 or visit www.mycalumetpark.com
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