Don E. Rust, 79, Huntingburg

Don E. Rust, 79, of Huntingburg, died Thursday, February 7, at The Waters of Huntingburg. He was born in Huntingburg October 11, 1939, to Victor F. and Cora Mae (Schmett) Rust. He married Clara Fay Heim May 25, 1959, at the Salem Church parsonage in Huntingburg.

Don was a UMWA Local #1907 member for 43 years and retired from Amax Coal Company. He was a member of Augustana United Church of Christ in Holland and enjoyed building woodworking projects in his garage.

He is survived by his wife, Clara Fay Rust; two sons, Steve Rust and wife Erin and Ron Rust and wife Gretchen, all of Huntingburg; six grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.

Friends may call from 2-7 p.m. Monday at the Nass and Son Funeral Home in Huntingburg. Online condolences can be shared Funeral services at 7 p.m. Monday at the funeral home. Pastor Debbie Roe will officiate at the service.

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