CROWN POINT, IN - George Carl Rust, age 67 of Crown Point, passed away December 31, 2017. He was a graduate of Crown Point HS, class of '68 (Chess Club). He attended Purdue University in Lafayette, IN. He was a former employee of NIPSCO (lineman crew). George was a retired employee of US Steel-Gary Works after 41years of service. He was a member of the Sons of the American Legion in Crown Point and an active member of the Troupe La Vie Sainte Foy, (a division of Historical Reenactment Group Forces of Montcalm and Wolfe.)
He was preceded in death by his parents: Lillie and G. William Rust. George is survived by his wife of 29 years, Diane; sister, Debra (Thomas) Banks; many beloved nieces and nephews and great nieces and great nephews, aunts, uncles, and cousins and brothers and sisters-in-laws.
Funeral Saturday, January 6, 2018 at 12:00 p.m. at BURNS FUNERAL HOME, 10101 Broadway, Crown Point, IN Friends may visit with George's family Saturday, 10:00 a.m. until the time of service. Service will conclude at the funeral home with cremation to follow at Burns Funeral Cremation Services. Memorials may be made to the charity of your choice.