Theodore Richard Gustafson
Theodore Richard Gustafson formerly of Peck- Settlement Road, passed away on Nov. 28, 2018, at the Lutheran Home.
He was the son of the late Adolph and Gerda Johnson Gustafson. He was born in Jamestown, N.Y., on March 18, 1928.
Theodore was a Union 66 carpenter and a member of the International Order of Vikings Ingald Lodge 65, both for 69 years
He was the husband of Eivor Johnson Gustafson, whom he married June 10, 1950. He is also survived by a daughter, Sonya (Jim) Gustafson; a son, Scott (Linda Pierce) Gustafson; grandsons: TJ Gustafson of Erie, Pa., and Kevin Gustafson of Sugar Grove, Pa.; a stepgranddaughter, Sara (Matt) Henry of Fredonia, N.Y.; a stepgrandson, Daniel Gustafson of Chapel Hill. N.C. a step great- granddaughter, Cecelia Henry, and also his extended family: JoAnne Ottoson, John and John-Henry Johnson of Bemus Point and Joshua Johnson of Washington D.C.
Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by his brothers: Edgar and Carl Gustafson; and sisters: Linnea Bratt and Mable Wickland.
Per Theodore’s wishes, there will be no visitation nor services. His remains were donated to science at the University of Buffalo.
Memorials can be made in his honor to the Kiantone Fire Department, The Salvation Army, or the Chautauqua County Humane Society.