Rhoda Gust

February 25, 1943 - September 02, 2023


Obituary For Rhoda Gust

Madison – Rhoda Mae Gust, age 80, passed away on September 2, 2023 at her residence. She was born on February 25, 1943 in Darlington, Wisconsin to parents Lloyd and Fern (Weinbrenner) Colden.

Rhoda married Roger Gust on September 19, 1964, at Willow Springs Church in Darlington, Wisconsin. She was the bookkeeper of their family business. She loved to go shopping, travel with her family, and play euchre with her grandkids. Her children and grandchildren were very important to her, and she was dedicated to attending all of their sporting events.

Rhoda is survived by her 2 sons, Curt Gust and Randy (Becky) Gust; 3 grandchildren, Jadyn, Asher, Aislyn; and her dog, Joy. She was preceded in death by her husband and her parents.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Salem United Church of Christ.

A memorial service will be held on Saturday, October 14, 2023 at 11:00 a.m. at Salem United Church of Christ, 502 Mark Drive, Verona. A visitation will be held on Friday, October 13, 2023 from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. at Ryan Funeral Home, 220 Enterprise Drive, Verona, and on Saturday at the church from 10:30 until the time of service. A private interment will be held at Verona Cemetery.

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Ryan Funeral Home & Cremation Services

Verona Chapel

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13 Oct


06:00 PM - 08:00 PM

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14 Oct


10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Salem United Church of Christ 501 Mark Drive Verona, WI 53593 Get Directions »
14 Oct

Memorial Service

11:00 AM

Salem United Church of Christ 501 Mark Drive Verona, WI 53593 Get Directions »
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  • September 27, 2023

    I'm so sorry to hear about your mom. She was such a sweetheart and will certainly be missed. I always remember her with a smile. I have a lot of good memories of being with you guys out on the farm and being at Fern and Lloyd's visiting with them. Take care. Our thoughts are with you all. Deb and Tom

  • September 07, 2023

    My thoughts and prayers are with all in your family.

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  • September 07, 2023

    Randy, Becky, and Curt, we're so sorry. We pray you have many happy memories which may, in time, to ease your sorrow. John and Melanie Zimmer

  • September 07, 2023

    May the Lord wrap his arms around Rhoda's family and friends and comfort them. David and Cindy Whitford

  • September 06, 2023

    Our sympathy to the family of Rhoda Gust. We are sure you will all miss her deeply. Remember the happy times you all had together. May she rest in peace in God's hands. Bless you all, John, Merita, and Scott Berryman.

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