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John Lee Musselman

John Lee Musselman, 66, of Xenia, passed away Thursday, Jan. 3, 2013, at Greene Oaks Care Center.

He was born in Hardin County on April 3, 1946, a son of the late Chester and Freda Titus Musselman. He also was preceded in death by a brother, Leroy.

John is survived by his brothers, Teddy and LaVern (Clara Virginia) Musselman, both of Xenia; a sister, Betty (Paul) Johnson of Chicago; and nieces and nephews.

John graduated from Benjamin Logan High School in 1964 and from Valparaiso Technical Institute in electronics.

A member of the West Mansfield Baptist Church, he served in the U.S. Air Force during Vietnam and retired from Wright-Patterson Air Force Base.

He was instrumental in caring for his parents prior to their deaths.

He loved music, played the trombone and loved to sing. He enjoyed riding his motorcycle.

Jim Kirchoff and the Rev. Bill Mosier officiate a funeral at 12:30 p.m. Thursday at the West Mansfield Baptist Church, 271 N. Dean St., West Mansfield, where visitation is one hour prior.

Please note the change of service date.

Interment is at Green Lawn Cemetery, West Mansfield.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Hospice of Dayton.

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