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Etelka A. Rust
Wednesday, August 28, 2013 • Posted August 30, 2013

Etelka Anna Rust, 98 of Spring Branch Texas passed away on Thursday August 22, 2013 in a Blanco Nursing Home. Visitation was held on Sunday August 25, 2013 at Crofts – Crow Funeral Home from 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM. Services were held on Monday, 10:00 AM, August 26, 2013 at Crofts – Crow Funeral Chapel with Rev. Dr. Bobbie Leggett officiating and burial followed in the Blanco Cemetery.

Mrs. Rust was born on March 22, 1915 in Fisher, Texas to Henry and Irma (Burkart) Haas. She attended school at Rebecca, Marion Communities until they bought a farm in the Seguin area. She was married to Waldie Rust, and he preceded her in death in 1983. Etelka worked as a cook and a waitress, for the school, and bowling alley, and at Singleton’s. Etelka is also preceded in death by three sister; Norma, Vera, and Ilka, and a brother Richard.

Mrs. Rust is survived by two sons; Kenneth “Sam” Rust and wife Doris of Canyon Lake, Tx., Harvey Rust and wife Marilynn of Spring Branch, Tx., two daughters; Betty Seiler and husband Stanley of San Antonio, Tx., and Dorothy Deavan and husband Duke of Bulverde, Tx., a sister: Elvira Weidner of Spring Branch, Tx., Ten grandchildren, twenty-four great grandchildren, and ten great-great grandchildren as well as numerous nieces, nephews, and cousins.

Family request memorials be made to the charity of your choice.

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