Marilyn Faust

Marilyn Faust

NEWMAN – Marilyn A. Faust, 85, of Tampa, Fla., formerly of Newman, died at 5 p.m. Tuesday (Jan. 29, 2013) at the University Community Hospital in Tampa, Fla.

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Monday, Feb. 4, at Joines Funeral Home, Illinois 130 South, Villa Grove, with the Rev. Nicholas Showalter officiating. Burial will be in the Newman Cemetery. Visitation will be two hours before the services at the funeral home.

Mrs. Faust was born June 3, 1927, in Danville, a daughter of Henry and Mildred (Kesler) Stuebe. She married Robert D. Faust Sr. on Oct. 28, 1946, in Danville. He died May 7, 2001.

Surviving are one daughter, Kay Lynn (Tom) St. Clair of Wesley Chapel, Fla.; one son, Robert D. (Jane Ann) Faust Jr. of Villa Grove; one brother, Jack Stuebe of Arcadia, Calif.; six grandchildren and six great grandchildren.

Mrs. Faust was preceded in death by her husband and parents.

Mrs. Faust worked for the Illinois Department of Public Aid in Tuscola for many years and she retired from Ryder Truck Company in Tampa as office manager. She was an excellent seamstress and made many clothes and hand made crafts for all of her family.

Memorials may be made to an organization of the donor's choice.