Louise Zust Obituary

Louise L. Zust
Louise L. Zust

August 14, 1921 - May 31, 2019
Born in LaGrange, IL
Resided in Des Moines, Iowa
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Louise L. Zust, 97, died at home on May 31, 2019. Graveside services will be 1 p.m. Wednesday, June 5 at Highland Memory Gardens Cemetery.

Louise was born in LaGrange, IL on August 14, 1921 to Grace and Kenneth Zust. She graduated from East High School in Superior, WI and moved to Des Moines with her family in 1942. Louise worked for Woolworth’s for 42 years retiring in 1981. She was an expert seamstress and enjoyed all styles of needlework. She was a devoted sister and aunt to her loving family.

Those left to cherish her memory include her brothers, Bill of Loveland, CO and Bob (Joanne) Zust of Des Moines; nieces and nephews, Jeff (Chom) Zust, Julie (Tim) Waters, Robert (Mary Beth) Zust, Ronda (Richard) Stones and Joel (Cathy) Zust; and many grand nieces and nephews as well as extended family. She was preceded in death by her parents; brother, Fredrick “Bud” Zust; sister-in-law, Patricia; and nephew, Robbie Zust

Memorial contributions may be directed to Unity Lutheran Church.





Graveside Service
Highland Memory Gardens Cemetery
1 Northeast 60th Avenue
Des Moines, IA 50313
Wednesday, June 5, 2019
1:00 PM


Unity Lutheran Church
1450 East 33rd Street
Des Moines, IA 50317