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Asa D. Rust


Service: 1:00pm Fri. August 21st, 2020
Location: Glen Haven Memorial Gardens

Rust, Asa D., 78, of Springfield, passed away on Monday, August 17, 2020 in his home. He was born in Springfield on December 29, 1941 the son of Howard and Ethel (Baker) Rust. Asa was a lifetime farmer, loving husband and father who delighted in the beauty around him. Asa volunteered 21 years of service on Pike Township Fire Department where he retired as Chief. Survivors include his wife, Karen E. (Stevenson); four daughters and spouses, Carolyn (Gregg) Gerlinger, Pamela (James) Bonsell, Amy Lloyd and Gail (Ben) Fisher; 11 grandchildren, Brandon and Bryant Foreman, Grant Gerlinger, Michael Cooke, Jacob (Kaci) Cooke, Megan (Kyle) Bayes, Joey (Jacy) Cooke, Nick and Marlee Lloyd, Katie and Jessica Fisher; three great grandchildren, Karleigh, Jaxton and Bodie Cooke; sister, Jeanette Stratton; brother and sister-in-law, Ira (Dorothy) Rust; four step-children, Chad D. (Melinda) Taylor, Nicole, Tiffany and Zachary Taylor and two step-grandsons, Shaffer and Oscar Taylor. Visitation will be held from 11:00 am to 1:00 p.m. Friday in the chapel at Glen Haven Memorial Gardens with a graveside service to follow with Pastor Norman Hayes officiating. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Ohio’s Hospice of Dayton or the American Cancer Society. Arrangements by CONROY FUNERAL HOME.
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It is always sad to hear of the loss of a Dear Friend, remember all the good times we enjoyed.To His Family, Girls Our Love and Prayers are with You. He will be in my thoughts every time I start that John Deere

- Ron and Terri White, Friday August 21st, 2020

Karen, we are so sorry for your loss. May God be with you and comfort you .

- Chuck and Sid Clagg, Thursday August 20th, 2020

We are sorry for your loss. May God give you comfort and peace during your time of sorrow. Keep the memories close to your heart.

- Dail and Carolyn Gracy, Thursday August 20th, 2020

Sorry for the family's loss. I had known Asa since back in the 90s. We use to haul grain together. When I managed the Heritage elevators at Fletcher and Thackery he hauled grain for me. What a great and wonderful man. He will be greatly missed. Love you Asa !!!

- Albert A. Gross , Wednesday August 19th, 2020

RIP Was a great man will be missed greatly praying for all the family.

- Todd Dill, Wednesday August 19th, 2020

So sorry to hear this. As a was a good man and a fine neighbor. He will be missed!

- Keith Hyslop j, Wednesday August 19th, 2020

To my great friend, good partner and greatest neighbor. Condolences to your family, I'll never forget you and the great times we had together! I'm sure you are with your buddy Alvin once again. Enjoyed your friendship while you were here on earth, but rest in peace now. You will be missed!

- Rod Bishop, Wednesday August 19th, 2020

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