Gordon “Gordy” Joseph Hyust, 71, formerly of Flushing, Ohio, died after a short illness on Saturday, March 20, 2010. Born on Sept. 13, 1938, Gordy was raised in Flushing Ohio where he began his lifelong love of baseball. Gordy is preceded in death by his parents, Joseph and Gertrude Hyust, wife Charlotte Saffell McConnell Hyust, and son Randy McConnell. A memorial service will be held Saturday, March 27, 2010, at 2 p.m. at The House of the Shepherd, New Athens, with Rev. Pete Tuchek officiating. A full obituary will appear in the next edition of the Harrison News-Herald.