Betty Jean Faust, 86

Betty Jean Faust, 86, of LaFontaine, passed away at 10:51 a.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 18, 2015, at Rolling Meadows Healthcare Center in LaFontaine.

She was born on July 27, 1929 , in Washington Township, and adopted by the late Vaughn Trostel and Minnie E. (Lapshire) Trostel.

She was a 1948 graduate from Wabash High School. Betty married Ray W. Faust on Aug. 12, 1948; he passed away on Feb. 18, 2012. She was a cook for LaFontaine Elementary for 29 years and enjoyed being a homemaker for her family. She was a member of Lincolnville United Methodist Church.

Betty is survived by four sons, Michael Faust (Denise) of LaFontaine, Alan Faust of Indianapolis, Larry Lee Faust (Jennifer) of Wabash, and Jay Dee Faust  (Karan) of Galveston; nine grandchildren, Jacob Faust of Indianapolis, Josiah Faust of Indianapolis, Jason Faust of LaFontaine, Mandy Simpson of Plainfield, Josh Faust (Tara King) of Wabash, and Josh Kincaid, John Kincaid, Mary Kincaid, and Katy Kincaid all of Galveston; six great-grandchildren, Haylie Faust, Nicolas Simpson, Nathanial Simpson, Savanna Faust, Trinity Faust, and A.J. Simpson.

She was preceded in death by a brother, Robert and daughter-in-law, Jennifer Faust.

Funeral Service will be held at noon Saturday, Aug. 22, 2015, at McDonald Funeral Home, LaFontaine Chapel 104 S. Main St., LaFontaine. Officiating the services will be the Rev. Melissa Rice. Burial will follow in the LaFontaine IOOF Cemetery in LaFontaine, Indiana.

Visitation for family and friends will be from 4 p.m. until 8 p.m. on Friday, August 21, 2015 at the funeral home. Preferred memorials are to Lincolnville United Methodist Church, 5848 East 500 South, Wabash, IN 46992, Wabash County Animal Shelter, 810 Manchester Avenue, Wabash, IN 46992, or Rolling Meadows Healthcare Center Alzheimer’s Unit, 604 Rennaker St., LaFontaine, IN 46940.  Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.mcdonald


Posted on 2015 Aug 19