DONALD E. SCHUSTER, age 82, of Lombard, died Saturday, January 25 at his home.
Visitation will be held Wednesday, January 29 from 3 to 9 PM at Brust Funeral Home, 135 South Main Street, Lombard.
Funeral Service will be held Thursday, January 30 with Mr. Schuster Lying-In-State from 1:00 PM to the time of Service at 2:00 PM at St. Timothy Ev. Lutheran Church, 547 North Main Street, Lombard.
Interment will be Friday, January 31, at 1:00 PM at Valhalla Memorial Park, Milwaukee, Wisconsin.
Mr. Schuster is survived by his wife, Laurel M., nee Behn; five daughters, Margaret ‘Gretchen’ (Jeffrey) Studer of St. Charles, Kathrin (Rev. John) Mueller of Michigan, Karen (Andrew) Gustafson of Mokena, Heidi (Dr. Mark, M.D.) Iltis of Iowa, and Myra (Dr. Bret, Ph.D.) Taylor of California; 18 grandchildren; 4 great-grandchildren; his sister, Shirley (Walter) Spiess of Eagle River, Wisconsin; and many other relatives.
Mr. Schuster is preceded in death by his sister, Ruth Weston, and his brother, Carl.
Mr. Schuster was born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin and grew-up in Lombard and Eagle River, Wisconsin. He attended and was confirmed at St. John’s Lutheran Grade School in Lombard. Mr. Schuster was a graduate of Eagle River High School in Wisconsin. He was a Veteran having served 2 years in the U.S. Field Artillery during the Korean War. Mr. Schuster retired in 1983 after over 25 years with Automatic Electric. Mr. Schuster was married for 58 years. He held many offices and served on many boards including being the former Treasurer at St. John’s Ev Lutheran Church in Lombard. Mr. Schuster was currently an active member and previously served on the Finance Committee at St. Timothy Ev. Lutheran Church in Lombard.
Memorials to St. Timothy Ev. Lutheran Church, 547 North Main Street, Lombard, Illinois 60148 would be appreciated.