Obituary of Dean L. Musick
Dean L. Musick, 94, of Youngstown, passed away Tuesday, November 12, 2019 in Excela Health Westmoreland Hospital. He was born February 3, 1925 in Unity Township, a son of the late Ben F. and Mabel E. (Shirey) Musick.
Dean was a World War II Veteran having served with the US Navy spending 25 months on the aircraft carrier U.S.S. Bataan which participated in five major engagements. Prior to retirement in 1981, Dean was Postmaster at the Youngstown Post Office for over 32 years. He also did construction work for many years. He was a member of St. James Evangelical Lutheran Church in Youngstown, served on the Youngstown Water Authority and was a life member of the Youngstown Volunteer Fire Department. He was also a life member of the American Legion Post 982 where he had served as finance officer and a life member of the National Association of Postmasters. His favorite pastimes included golfing, hunting, fishing, bingo, and spending time with family.
In addition to his parents, Dean was preceded in death by a brother, Ray Musick and a step-grandson, David Baughman. He is survived by his wife of over 72 years, Garnet (Harr) Musick; his daughter Debra Musick, his son Craig Musick and his wife Mary Ann, his granddaughter, Colby Musick-Breegle and her husband Scott, two brothers, Duane Musick (Pierrie) and Gerald Musick (Kay); in-laws: Joan Musick, Ken Harr, and Alice Harr; step grandsons Paul Baughman (Laura) and Brian Baughman (Lori), six step great grandchildren: Sofie, Abbie, Paul David, Cassie, Jackson, and Gaige, and numerous nieces and nephews. Deans family would like to extend their heartfelt thanks to the nursing staff at Excela Health Westmoreland Hospital for their compassionate care.
Friends will be received Friday November 15th from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 PM in the Hartman-Graziano Funeral Home, Inc. 1500 Ligonier Street, Latrobe. Funeral services will be held at 11 AM Saturday, November 16th in the funeral home chapel with his pastor, the Rev. Sarah Rossing officiating. Military services accorded by the Latrobe-Derry Veterans Honor Guard will be held immediately following services in the funeral home chapel. Interment will follow in Unity Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to the St. James Evangelical Lutheran Church, P.O. Box 356, Youngstown, PA 15696 or to the Youngstown Volunteer Fire Dept., P.O. Box 283, Youngstown, PA 15696.To plant a tree in memory of Dean Musick, please visit Tribute Store
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