Golf-096
Welcome to the memorial page for

Donald Dean Bushong

January 4, 1930 ~ August 29, 2017 (age 87)

The Piano Brothers
Obituary Image

Donald Dean Bushong was born January 4th, 1930 in Diamondale, Michigan to Gladys Leora Rubenstein and Fay Andrew Bushong.

His early childhood was spent in Coldwater, Michigan until joining the military. Don moved to Texas with the Air Force where he was stationed at Ellington Field. This is where he met Wilma.  It was in Texas where he became a Christian and then married Wilma Hassell in March of 1950 after being discharged in February.  Don and Wilma raised two children in Fairbanks, Texas before building their dream home in Cypress. Texas.

Don was an active bowler and golfer and he retired from Cameron Iron Works at 54 years of age in 1984.

Don was an active member and Deacon of Metropolitan Baptist Church since 1984.

Don was preceded in death by his parents and two brothers.  He is survived by his wife of 67 years, Wilma Hassell Bushong; daughter, Kay Bushong Reinecke and Larry; son, Steven Nelson Bushong and Jin; 4 grandchildren, Lori Bourgeois and Clay, Cheryl Stansel and Armand, Chris Reinecke and Bethany and Yuanyuan Wang; 8 great grandchildren; brother, Marlin Bushong; 2 sisters-in-law, Jeana Bushong and Maxine Baker; and many other nieces, nephews and family members and friends.


 Service Information

Visitation
Tuesday
September 5, 2017

5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Cypress Fairbanks Funeral Home
9926 Jones Road
Houston, TX 77065

Visitation
Wednesday
September 6, 2017

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Cypress Fairbanks Funeral Home
9926 Jones Road
Houston, TX 77065

Funeral Service
Wednesday
September 6, 2017

11:00 AM
Cypress Fairbanks Funeral Home
9926 Jones Road
Houston, TX 77065

Graveside Service
Wednesday
September 6, 2017

1:00 PM
Fairbanks Cemetery
5500 Stonington St.
Houston, TX 77040


© 2017 Cypress-Fairbanks Funeral Home. All Rights Reserved. | Privacy Policy | Terms of Service