Wayne “Wimpy” Lust
October 28, 1933 ‒ June 05, 2018
Wayne “Wimpy” Edward Lust, 84, of Delaware passed away on Tuesday morning, June 5, 2018 at Grady Memorial Hospital.
He was born October 28, 1933 in Chatfield, Ohio to the late Lloyd V. Lust and Mary Kathryn (Bever) Lust. He graduated from Elm Valley High School in Ashley where he was a member of the football and county champion basketball team. Later, he proudly served his country as a member of the United States Army in the signal corps in Japan during the Korean War.
Wayne worked for Marion Power Shovel and retired after 44 years. An avid trap shooter, he was a state champion in trap shooting. He also was a member of the ATA, the Ohio Trap Association and a lifetime member of Black Wing Shooting Center. Also an avid fisherman, he enjoyed feeding the squirrels, rabbits, ducks, and deer.
Left to cherish his memory are his daughters, Jackie (Dennis) Brooks of Cardington and Judy Roberts of Columbia, South Carolina; grandchildren, Dinese (Richard Kenney) Brooks, Christy (Chris) Morlan, Lynda Curtis, and Steve Roberts; great grandchildren, Cynthia (Corey) Johnson, Wesley Roberts and Julia Roberts; great-great grandchildren, Hunter Johnson and Addie Mae Johnson; brother, Gene (Patsy Westbrook) Lust of Mt. Gilead; sister-in-law, Mary (Claire) Fraser; 5 nieces and 3 nephews.
In addition to his parents, Wayne was preceded in death by his loving wife Betty and his brother Larry Lust.
The family will receive friends on Tuesday, June 12, 2018 from 11:00 am – 1:00 pm at the Snyder-Rodman Funeral Center, 101 Valleyside Drive, Delaware, where funeral services will follow at 1:00 pm. Burial will be in Ashley Union Cemetery with military honors conducted at graveside.
Contributions in Wayne’s memory may be made to the American Cancer Society.
The Snyder-Rodman Funeral Center is honored to serve this veteran and his family.
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