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Obituaries

Obituaries

Henry J. Paustian 1924 - 2007 Lawrence

Services for Henry J. Paustian, 82, Lawrence, will be at 1 p.m. Tuesday at First United Methodist Church.Mr. Paustian died Thursday, June 14, 2007, at Lawrence Memorial Hospital.He was born Sept. 30, 1924, in Buffalo, the son of Henry and Cornelia Whiteman Paustian.Mr. Paustian served as a Marine during World War II. He worked in sales for Armco Steel Corp. and was vice president for Sheffield Steel Corp. After retirement, he worked in Australia for Control Systems International and in Russia for International Executive Service Corp. He was a member of First United Methodist Church, First Marine Division Association, American Legion and Kansas University Alumni Association and volunteered for Kansas Audio-Reader Network.He married LuEllen Hall on April 12, 1946, in Lawrence. She survives, of the home.Other survivors include three sons, Henry, Olathe, Steven, Overland Park, and Thomas, Lenexa; a sister, Ella Feree, Council Grove; and seven grandchildren.The family will receive friends after the service.The family suggests memorials to Kansas Audio-Reader Network or Heart of America Hospice, sent in care of Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home.Online condolences may be sent at <a href="http://www.rumsey-yost.com">www.rumsey-yost.com</a>.