Marvin C. Gust

Dec. 22, 1922 - March 5, 2006

Marvin C. Gust, 83, of Pewaukee, was born into eternal life Sunday, March 5, 2006.

A veteran of World War II, he served in the U.S. Navy in the Pacific Theater. He was a member of Galilee Lutheran Church, serving on the church council and as treasurer, and was a charter member of Trinity Lutheran Church in Sherman, Texas. Marvin was active in the PTA, Boy Scouts of America, Little League, Toastmasters International, the community choir and the community theater.

He was the loving father of Richard (LaWanda) Gust of Bedford, Texas, Donald (Jill) Gust of Oconomowoc, David (Linda) Gust of Jamboree Heights, Queensland, Australia, and Karen (Shane) Wohlrabe of San Antonio and fond brother of Lucille Zillmer. Also surviving are 11 grandchildren, four great-grandchildren, other relatives and many friends.

Marvin was predeceased by his beloved wife, Marie (nee Johnson); his parents, Edward and Martha (nee Hombsch); and his brother, Raymond.

The family would like to thank the caring staff of AngelsGrace Hospice for their outstanding care and the compassion given to their father.

Visitation will be held from 5 p.m. until the 7 p.m. funeral service Thursday, March 9, at Galilee Lutheran Church, N24-W26430 Prospect Ave., Pewaukee, with the Rev. Sandy Chrostowski officiating. Interment will be at 1 p.m. Friday, March 10, at Oak Grove Cemetery, 1407 La Crosse St., La Crosse. Please meet at the cemetery.

Memorials in Marvins name can be made to Galilee Lutheran Church or AngelsGrace Hospice, W359-N7430 Brown St., Oconomowoc, WI 53066.

Yonke & Son Funeral Home, 691-1900, is serving the family.