Gus Massett, age 62, died at his home in Las Vegas, Nev., on January 20, 2014.
He was born September 12, 1951, to Maggie (Massett) Hanson and stepfather, Raymond Hanson.
He grew up in Philip and graduated from Philip High School in 1969.
He is survived by one daughter, Tonya Herron of Florida and her two daughters; his life partner, Deb Vogal, Las Vegas; two sisters, JoAnn Hanson, Spearfish, and Selma (Rick) Thorson, Philip; as well as several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his mother, Maggie; his stepfather, Raymond; his sister, Mary Lou Wintrode; his brother, Raymond “Junior” Hanson; his maternal grandparents; and several aunts, uncles and cousins.
A memorial service was held in Las Vegas, and another memorial service will be held at a later date in Philip.