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Gust Asp, Civic Leader, Dies Gust C. Asp, 81, of Escanaba Rte. 2, (Ford River) died at 8:30 p. m., Thursday at the Bishop Noa Home following a lingering illness. He was born April 23, 1890 in Escanaba and had resided 1 here all his life. Mr. Asp owned and operated the Upper Peninsula Produce Co., from 1920 to 1929 and from 1929 to 1968 of Gust j was the proprietor Asp’s Variety Store, He was a charter member of the Lions Club, a member of the VFW and Elks Club, was pj^t president of the Escanaba chamber of Commerce and the Escanaba Foundation and a former director of the local Red Cross. Mr. Asp was a veteran of World War I. He is survived by his widow, the former Kathryn Khollman and one sister, Mrs. Char lea (Ann) Atwood of Waco, Texas. Friends may call at the Alio Funeral Home from 4 to 8:30 p. m., and funeral services will be conducted at 8:30 p. m., Saturday at the funeral home chapel with the Rev. Glen Weber officiating. Burial will be in Holy Crass Cemetery. school district will get I money per student than it is now getting.” he emphasized. “It will not be a Robin Hood approach of taking from the rich and giving it to the poor. “My revenue-sharing proposal for local school districts will ed by Mrs. Paul provide a foundation education- Scouts presented less 8rjan judson, Todd Muse, Wally Sliva, Jan Tollefson, Wesley Will, Todd Bartozak and Mark Matters at the December meeting of Soo Hill Cub Scout Pack 405 at the Soo Hill School. A slide program was present- Horst and Christmas al ratio of 47 professionals per skits. Scouts also brought 1.000 students, or a ratio of one Christmas gifts which will be professional for each 21 stu- turned over to the Salvation dents,” Milliken said. “This ra- Army for distribution. tio would represent an immedi- j ------------------------ate improvement for 80 per cent Many Indonesian mo*ques of the students in this state. The lack minarets; because jungles remaining 40 per cent of the muffle a muezzin’s cry, boom- student«; will have their educa- ing buffalo-*kin drums call the tional opportunities improved pious prayer. Gust C. Asp The Family Of GUST ASP Respectfully Requests That Memorials In His Name Be Directed To The Lions Club Sight & Blind Fund. -A / * ONE

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  1. The Escanaba Daily Press,
  2. 17 Dec 1971, Fri,
  3. Page 7

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