92, of Shelby, IN, passed away Wednesday August 28, 2019. He is survived by his children, Eric (Jeanette) Rust, Retta (Richard) Hentchel, Bonnie Rust; grandchildren, Matthew (Natalie) Starr, Melvin Rust, Jamie (David) Foss, Jillian Hentchel; siblings, Mabel (Bill) Gillespe, Lois Listak, Rolland Rust; 3 great grandchildren; preceded in death by his wife, Phyllis. Melvin was a Navy veteran serving in WWII. He was on the Shelby Fire Dept. and Lincoln Township Fire Dept., a past commander of Shelby VFW, member of the Shelby Lions Club. Melvin was the owner of the Stop Two Shop Grocery Store in Thayer and Shelby for 35+ years, he also was a retired teamster. Visitation, Tuesday, September 3rd from 1-5PM with Funeral Service following at 5PM, all at Sheets Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 604 E. Commercial Ave, Lowell, IN. Cremation following services with burial in Roselawn Cemetery at a later date. www.sheetsfuneral.com
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