GRACE CAROL BRUST, nee Konigsfeld, age 90, of Elkhart, Indiana

Written by Brust Funeral Home on January 28th, 2011

GRACE CAROL BRUST, nee Konigsfeld, age 90, of Elkhart, Indiana, died January 27 at Woodland Manor in Elkhart, Indiana.

Visitation and Funeral Service will be held at Brust Funeral Home, 135 S. Main St. Lombard,  Tuesday, February 1 with Visitation from 10 AM until time of Service at 12:00 Noon.

Interment will be at Chapel Hill Gardens West, Oakbrook Terrace, Illinois.

Mrs. Brust is survived by her daughter, Caren Rae Gay; three grandchildren, Eric Walquist of Mendota, Illinois, Kirk (Kathie) Walquist of Lake Zurich, Illinois, and Deidre (Gino) Darabas of Hartford, Connecticut; five great-grandchildren, Melissa Wolquist of Winchester, Illinois, and Christopher Dummer, Jamey Dummer, Matthew Darabas, and  Katelyn Darabas all of Connecticut; and many nieces, nephews, and other relatives.

Mrs. Brust is preceded in death by her husband, Raymond F.; her son-in-law, James E. Gay; her brother, Lorne Philip Konigsfeld; and her sister, Muriel.

Mrs. Brust was a resident of Elkhart 8 years and was formerly of McHenry and Melrose Park.  She was a graduate of Proviso East High School.  Mrs. Brust was devoted to her late husband.  She was an avid Cubs fan.

Memorials to Alzheimer’s Association, 8430 West Bryn Mawr, Suite 800, Chicago, Illinois  60631 would be appreciated.

Arrangements made by Brust Funeral Home, 135 South Main Street, Lombard. More info. call 1-888-629-0094 or


2 Comments so far ↓

  1. William Konigsfeld says:

    Condolences from our family to yours. I am one of the great grandsons of William Konigsfeld SR. and Mary Ann Poole. I well remember gramdma Sophie talking about Thursa and Carol.

  2. Donna Schwenig says:

    So sorry to here of my aunt’s passing.

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