Edward A. Brust
May, 19, 1946 – Jan. 21, 2010
Edward A. Brust, age 63, of Oconomowoc (formerly North Prairie) passed
away Thursday, Jan. 21, 2010, at his residence surrounded by the love of
Edward was born May, 19, 1946, in Waukesha, the son of Edward and Amelia
Brust. He married Rita Dallman on Dec. 13, 1969, in Rubicon and was a
longtime resident of North Prairie. He was a member of St. John’s
Lutheran Church in North Prairie and enjoyed spending time with his
grandchildren, his dog Abby, camping, watching westerns and working on
He will be sadly missed by his wife of 40 years, Rita; children, Pauline
(Allan) Pierce, Nicole (Boyd) Nowicki, Melissa (Brett) Deharde and Eddie
Brust; grandchildren, Nathan and Courtney Pierce, Samantha, Kayla, Ali and
Riley Nowicki, and Dominic and Austin Deharde; and a sister, Suzanne Erke.
Edward is further survived by other relatives and many friends.
Edward was preceded in death by his parents.
Visitation will be held from 9 a.m. until the 11 a.m. funeral service
Saturday, Jan. 23, at St. John’s Lutheran Church, 312 N. Main St., North
Prairie, with the Rev. Brady Finnern officiating. Burial will follow at
St. Joseph’s Catholic Cemetery in Waukesha.
In lieu of flowers, memorials to the family are appreciated.
For the online obituary and guest registry, go to
Mealy’s Funeral Home in Eagle, 594-2442, is assisting the family.