Dustin Wayne “Dusty” Hodgin, 42, of Lebanon, died Sunday, Jan. 29, 2012, in his residence.
Dusty was born in Lebanon on Oct. 10, 1969. He was the son of David Larry Hodgin and Linda Jo Rodgers.
Dusty was raised in Zionsville, and attended Zionsville Community High School. He moved to Lebanon in the early 1990s.
For the past 10 years, Dusty worked as a chimney sweep for Chimney Sweeps of America in Lebanon.
He was a devoted father, son and brother. Fond of the out-of-doors, Dusty enjoyed camping, fishing, and boating with friends and family. He was well known for his kind and gentle heart.
Dusty is survived by a daughter, Michelle Hodgin of Greenwood; two sons, Kyle Hodgin and Cody Hodgin, both of Indianapolis; parents, David L. Hodgin and Linda and Sam Rodgers, all of Lebanon; step-mother, Bernice A. Hodgin of Lebanon; brother, Steve and Rebecca Hodgin of Lebanon; two half-brothers, Travis Hodgin and Jeremy Ferguson, both of Lebanon; two half-sisters, Shanda Hodgin and Tiffany Bailey, both of Lebanon; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Fred and Charlene Hodgin, and Eugene and Esther Hill; and a brother, Douglas Scott Hodgin.
A funeral service with Pastors Robert and May Sapp was at 7 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 2, at Myers Chapel of Memories, 1502 N. Lebanon St., Lebanon. Interment will take place at Lincoln Memory Gardens in Whitestown, at a later date.
Memorials may be made to the charity of the donor’s choice. Online condolences may be made at myersmortuary.com.