Frank D. Dustman Sr.


SALEM, Ohio — Frank D. Dustman Sr., 94, of Salem, died at 7:44 p.m. June 14, 2011, at St. Elizabeth Medical Center, Youngstown.

He was born May 12, 1917, in Patmos, Ohio, to the late Harvey E. and Ethel P. (Dressell) Dustman.

He was an avid farmer and operated his own farm and raised dairy cattle. He was a member of the Holy Trinity English Lutheran Church, the Dairymen’s Association and the Milk Market Association.

He is survived by his children, Judy Weingart, Frank Dustman Jr., and Connie Catlos all of Salem; a sister Leona Huffman of Graham, N.C.; seven grandchildren; and 17 great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife, the former Anna Delila Wire; and his siblings, Arlo Dustman, Alice Gibbons and Edna Dustman.

A time of visitation will be observed June 17 from 5 to 8 p.m. at the Arbaugh-Pearce-Greenisen Funeral Home, and June 18 from 10 to 11 a.m. at the Holy Trinity English Lutheran Church.

Services will be held June 18 at the Holy Trinity English Lutheran Church with the Rev. Connie Sassanella officiating.

The burial will follow in Grandview Cemetery.

Memorial donations maybe made in Frank’s memory to the memorial fund of the church. Donations can be sent to Holy Trinity English Lutheran Church, 1089 E. State St., Salem, OH 44460.


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