Thomas Justus



Thomas Lee Justus, 73, Bland, passed away Saturday, Feb. 5, 2022, at Phelps Health in Rolla.

He was born Dec. 5, 1948, a son to the late Clyde and Audrey (Weitkamp) Justus in Troy.

He was a graduate of Owensville High School class of 1966. 

Thomas was united in marriage to Darlene L. Piofcyk, Sept. 18, 1971. Unfortunately, this union ended in divorce. He married again, this time to Annette Hesemann on May 1, 1999. Annette survives of the home.

Thomas was a member of the 4-H, Owensville Gun Club and UAW Local #110.

He enjoyed hunting, fishing, watching sports, and most of all spending time with his grandkids.

Thomas is preceded in death by parents Clyde and Audrey; sister and brother-in-law Juanita and Stanley Brown; parents-in-law Louis and Minnie Piofcyk; Darlene Justus; and brother-in-law Dewane Schneider.

He is survived by wife Annette; sons Jeffrey Justus and his partner Cheryl Kuehn and Michael Justus; step-son Caleb Hesemann; nine grandchildren and four great-grandchildren; brother Richard Justus and wife Dixie; Patricia Schneider and husband Curtis; four nieces and nephews; and many other extended family and friends. 

A Celebration of Life will be held at a later date.

Cremation arrangements entrusted to Rolla Cremation and Memorial, Rolla.