Graveside services for Lee Frank Gustafson, 93, of Cleburne, Texas will be conducted at 11 a.m. today, Thursday, January 12, 2017 at Rosehill Cemetery with Pastor Andy Taylor officiating.
There is no visitation scheduled.
Mr. Gustafson passed away Tuesday, January 10, 2017, in Cleburne. He was born in Godley, Texas on June 21, 1923, the son of Augusta (Brochwitz) and Alfred Gustafson. After his mother passed away in 1931, he was raised by his grandparents, F. O. and Effie Pearl Gustafson.
Lee proudly served his country during World War II as an Army paratrooper, 11th Airborne in the South Pacific.
He married Patsy Griffin on January 27, 1946 and they had three children: Lee Jr; Leslie, who passed away in 1998; and Lana.
Lee's hobby was trailering and camping. He worked at General Dynamics for 35 years.
Lee was preceded in death by his parents; grandparents; one brother; and son, Leslie.
He is survived by his wife, Patsy Gustafson of Cleburne; son, Lee Frank Gustafson, Jr.; daughter, Lana G. Miller and husband, Ovie; daughter-in-law, Deborah Sharp Gustafson; grandchildren, Cody Miller and wife, Laura, Dustin Miller and wife, Tausha; Stephanie Miller Ownbey and husband, Jason, Linda Gustafson and Douglas Gustafson; great grandchildren, Payton Ownbey, Sawyer Ownbey, Caleb Miller, Riley Miller, Mason Miller and Brooklyn Miller.
Published on January 11, 2017