MUSTO, Raphael John, (1929 - 2014)

MUSTO, Raphael John, a Representative from Pennsylvania; born in Pittston Township, Luzerne County, Pa., March 30, 1929; attended the public schools; graduated, Pittston Township High School, 1946; served in the United States Army, 1951-1953; B.S., Kings College, Wilkes-Barre, Pa., 1971; member, Pennsylvania state house of representatives, 1971-1980; elected as a Democrat to the Ninety-sixth Congress, by special election, to fill the vacancy caused by the resignation of United States Representative Daniel J. Flood, (April 9, 1980-January 3, 1981); unsuccessful candidate for reelection to the Ninety-seventh Congress in 1980; elected to the Pennsylvania State senate in 1982 and reelected in 1986; died on April 24, 2014, in Pittston, Pa.