|Birth: ||Oct. 1, 1927|
|Death: ||Mar. 16, 2009|
Richard Leroy Aungst age 81 of Crystal River, FL, died on Monday March 16, 2009, at the Citrus Memorial hospital in Inverness, FL. Born October 01, 1927, in Cressona, PA, to Lloyd and Helen Aungst,he came here 49 years ago from Pottsville, PA. He was the retired owner/operator of the Richard Aungst Garage in Crystal River from 1964 to 2003. He was a U.S. Navy C.B.'s veteran of WWII and a member of the American Legion Post 155 and the V.F.W. Post 8189 Crystal River. He was a Catholic and a member of the St. Benedict's Catholic Church of Crystal River, FL.
He was preceded in death by a son, Roger Aungst, January 03, 2006; and a Grandson, Greg J. Psaledakis, February 04, 1994; and a Granddaughter, Deanna Aungst, December 14, 1986. He is survived by his loving wife of 62 years Carmella of Homosassa, FL. 4 Sons Richard V. (Brenda), Robert (Regina), Ronald (Fawn) all of Homosassa, FL, and Randall Aungst (Debra) of Singapore. One daughter Carmella Psaledakis (Gregory) of Homosassa, FL. A daughter-in-law Lauraleen Aungst of Homosassa, FL. 2 brothers and 1 sister. 11 Grandchildren and 14 Great-Grandchildren.
A funeral Mass will be celebrated on Saturday March 21, 2009, at 10:00 p.m. from the St. Benedict's Catholic Church in Crystal River, FL, with Father Michael Suszynski as celebrant. Friends may call on Friday March 20, 2009, from 2 to 4:00 p.m. and 6 to 8:00 p.m. Burial will be at the Crystal River Memorial Park Cemetery in Crystal River with Military Honors rendered by the American Legion Post 155 Crystal River, FL. Strickland Funeral Home Crystal River, FL, in care of arrangements.
Published in the Citrus County Chronicle from 3/17/2009 - 3/18/2009
Carmella K. Aungst (1930 - ____)*
Roger Paul Aungst (1961 - 2006)*
Crystal River Memorial Park Cemetery
Created by: Doris Albro
Record added: Mar 18, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 34936336