Frank B. “Rusty” Hostina, age 58 of Toronto, Ohio passed away Tuesday – October 30, 2012 at the Allegheny General Hospital – Pittsburgh, PA.
He was born February 27, 1954 in Steubenville, OH the son of the late John and Wanda Dyer Hostina.
Rusty is a Catholic; a 1973 graduate of Toronto High School and an avid Green Bay football fan.
His memberships include: Toronto Masonic Lodge #583 F.& A.M. where he was to be installed as Master of the lodge in December of 2012; Toronto Royal Arch Masons # 221; Toronto Bowling League and formerly of the Toronto Sons of the American Legion.
Rusty was an emergency medical technician and had worked for the Tri-County Ambulance Service of East Liverpool, OH; AMR Ambulance Service of Bridgeville, PA and Absolute Ambulance Service of Pittsburgh, PA.
He was a 12 year volunteer member and had served as a board member, vice-president and president of the Toronto Emergency Medical Service of Toronto, OH; was employed by Ambulance Service Inc. of Steubenville, OH and the Toronto Emergency Medical Service Joint Ambulance District of Toronto, OH
Rusty is survived by his wife - Carol Lynn Dawson Hostina whom he married August 9, 1996; sister – Mary Beth Hostina Robertson of Toronto, OH; daughter – Brandi Dixon and husband Rick of Steubenville, OH; nieces – Lori Robertson and husband Eric Gronning and Billie Jo Robertson both of Washington, D.C. and Renae Robertson of Steubenville, OH; several great nieces and nephews; an aunt Juanita Bletch of Toronto, OH and many, many friends.
Visitation hours for Rusty will be from 4 P.M. to 8 P.M. Friday – November 2nd at the Clarke Funeral Home – Toronto where a celebration service of Rusty’s life will be held at 10 A.M. Saturday – November 3rd with the Reverend Father Thomas Vennitti officiating.
Toronto Masonic Lodge services will be held 7 P.M. Friday and there will be a service by the Toronto Emergency Medical Service at 7:30 P.M. Friday both at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers memorial donations in memory of Rusty may be sent to the Toronto Masonic Lodge Frank “Rusty” Hostina Fund – 711 Rear Logan St. – Toronto, OH 43964