1936 — 2021
Charles A. Gustafson, Sr., 85, passed away on November 29, 2021 after a recent battle with cancer. Born in Greensburg, Pa on April 16, 1936, he was the son of the late Roy T. Sr. and Julia Gustafson. Charles "Gus" was a 1955 graduate of Jeannette (Pa.) High School. After high school he entered the Air Force and was stationed at Dow Air Force Base in Bangor, Maine. In 1958 he married his high school sweetheart Shelvie (Byerly) and in 1959 they moved to Akron where he was then employed by the Firestone Tire & Rubber Co. for 22 years. Gus also worked for Republic Storage Systems and eventually retired from A. Shulman, Inc. Apart from his love for Shelvie and his family, Gus was all...