Irene R. Rust, 85, of Fort Wayne passed away Sept. 11, 2010. She was born Sept. 15, 1924 to the late Charley and Hazel (Dennis) Robison. She retired from Sears after 25 years of service. She was a member of the Nine Mile United Methodist Church, Allen Co. Farm Bureau, and Allen Co. Extension Home Maker Club. She enjoyed quilting, sewing, gardening, and reading.
Surviving family include her children, Gale (Martha) Rust of Roanoke, James (Teresa) Rust of Whitley Co., Nancy (Rick) Bodeker of Avilla, four grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
Besides her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, Alton Rust.
Funeral services will be at 1 p.m. Wednesday at Elzey-Patterson-Rodak Home for Funerals 6810 Old Trail Rd., Ft. Wayne with calling one hour prior. Calling hours are also from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 Tuesday at the funeral home.
Memorials may be made to the American Heart Association. Visit www.elzey-patterson-rodakfuneralhome.com  for online condolences.