Robert Zust Obituary

Robert Kenneth Zust
Robbie Zust
Robert Kenneth Zust

December 4, 1989 - July 7, 2011
Born in Des Moines, IA
Resided in Des Moines, IA
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Obituary

Robert Kenneth 'Robbie' Zust, 21, died of complications of leukemia on Thursday, July 7, 2011 in Houston, TX. The family will receive friends from 4 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at Iles funeral Homes-Grandview Park Chapel. Cremation will follow the visitation and memorial services will be held 1 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home. Burial will be at Highland Memory Gardens Cemetery.

Robbie was born in Des Moines on December 4, 1989 to Joel and Cathy (Lydic) Zust. He graduated from SE Polk High School in 2008 where he was a track State Qualifier in hurdles. As a passionate Iowa football fan, Robbie attended the University of Iowa and enjoyed tailgating at games. He was also an avid Chicago Cubs fan. Robbie worked for the office of Hematology and Oncology Center of Iowa. He was a free spirit who enjoyed camping, fishing and spending time with his friends. His humor and love for life will be greatly missed.

Robbie was devoted to his family. His survivors include his parents, Joel and Cathy; two sisters, Sarah (Matt) Miller and Amanda Zust; girlfriend Nikki Hedrick and Nikki's sons, Mason and Brody; grandparents, Joe and Jan Lydic and Bob and JoAnne Zust; great grandmother, Virginia Lydic; many aunts, uncles, cousins and other extended family members.

In lieu of flowers, memorials in Robbie's memory may be directed to the Robbie Zust Memorial at Wells Fargo Bank for the future support of families dealing with cancer.

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ARRANGEMENTS BY ILES FUNERAL HOMES ~ GRANDVIEW PARK CHAPEL.

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Visitation
Grandview Park Funeral Home
3211 Hubbell Avenue
Des Moines, IA US 50317
Tuesday, July 12, 2011
4:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Cemetery
Highland Memory Gardens Cemetery
1 Northeast 60th Avenue
Des Moines, IA 50313
Wednesday, July 13, 2011
12:00 PM
Service
Grandview Park Funeral Home
3211 Hubbell Avenue
Des Moines, IA US 50317
Wednesday, July 13, 2011
1:00 PM

Charities

Robbie Zust Memorial at Wells Fargo Bank
3400 E. 25th St.
Des Moines, IA 50317
Robbie's memorial has been established for the future support of families dealing with cancer.