Nancy Lee Rust, age 67, passed away April 22, 2019 at home with her family. She was born November 17, 1951 in Valley Springs, S.D. to Orville and Ruth Larson. She attended Brandon Valley High School where she was a cheerleader. She married Lester Steven Rust on May 10, 1969 at Beaver Valley Lutheran Church, Valley Springs, SD. She and Lester raised two sons, Bradley and Curtis. She taught Sunday school at Valley Springs Lutheran Church and she drove a school bus for the Brandon Valley school system. She also enjoyed coaching softball for Little League softball. She got her Real Estate License in South Dakota and practiced real estate in the Sioux Falls, S.D. area. After moving to Nebraska she was a Wonder Bread store manager and Assistant Regional Store Manager for 35 plus years. She was a member of the Norris High School Athletic Booster Club. She loved sports and supporting her boys in their sports activities. She also enjoyed volunteering at Food Net once a week.
Nancy was very well liked by everyone who knew her. She was an avid reader and her favorite series growing up was Nancy Drew. She was proud of her boys and her three grandkids. She loved her dogs and Max was very loyal and stayed by her side until her passing.
She is survived by her husband Lester Rust, her son and daughter-in-law Brad and Jennifer Rust of Greensboro, N.C. and son Curtis Rust of Lincoln, NE., grandchildren, Gavin and Emma Rust of Greensboro, N.C. and Juliana Rust of Lincoln, NE., brother Richard Larson and nephews Ryan and Kyle Larson and niece Morgan Larson.
She was preceded in death by her parents Orville and Ruth Larson.
A gathering of family and friends in remembrance of Nancy will be Saturday, June 1st, 1-3:00 p.m. at the Hickman American Legion at 106 Locust Street in Hickman, Nebraska.
Memorials to the Polycystic Kidney Foundation. https://pkdcure.org/make-a-donation/