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(May 10, 1929 – May 10, 2012)

Gust William Retzloff, 83, of Midland, died in Frankenmuth, on May 10, 2012. Gust was born in Flint on May 10, 1929 to the late Gust and Florence (LaMar) Retzloff Sr. Gust worked for various contractors for most of his life. He loved gardening and doing auctioneering. He finished up his later years living and working at Jenkins Dairy Farm. Gust is survived by his sisters, Virginia Lederer of Willard, Joan (Bill) Pyle of Midland,; brothers, Fred (Delois) Retzloff of Taylor, Glenn (Julie) Retzloff of Midland, Norm (Dorothy) Retzloff of Midland, Don (Nancy) Retzloff of Coleman, Allen Retzloff of Midland, and many nieces and nephews. A Funeral Service will be held on Tuesday, May 15, 2012 at 11:00 am, at Beaver Zion Lutheran Church with Pastor Seth R. Hemme officiating. The family will receive friends at Smith-Miner Funeral Home, 2700 W. Wackerly, on Monday, May 14 from 4 til 7 pm and at the church on Tuesday from 10:00 until the time of the service. Those planning an expression of sympathy are asked to consider the Beaver Zion Lutheran Church. Online condolences can be given at smithminer.com.