Marian Elizabeth Schuster, 86, of Dahlgren, passed away 10:30 p.m. Monday, April 28, 2014, at Hamilton Memorial Hospital in McLeansboro.
She was born July 22, 1927, in Dahlgren, the daughter of Ben Rost and Lona (Zachman) Rost. She married William Joseph Schuster on July 5, 1950, in Piopolis and he preceded her in death on June 2, 2002.
She was a homemaker. She was a member of St. John the Baptist Catholic Church in Piopolis. She loved quilting and sewing. She also loved going to church.
She is survived by two sons, Stephen Schuster and wife Jodi of Dahlgren and Daniel Schuster of McLeansboro; three granchildren, Cindy Purcell and husband David of Mt. Vernon, Tony Schuster of Dahlgren and Misty Yoast and husband Edward of Herrin; two great-grandsons, Christian and Easton Yoast of Herrin; one sister, Doris Smith of McLeansboro; and one brother, Bill Rost and wife Sandy of Dahlgren.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; five brothers, Richard, Charles, Eugene, James and Pike Rost; and one sister, Ruth Furdek.
Funeral service will be held at 10 a.m. Friday at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church in Piopolis with Father Slawomir Ptak officiating. Burial will be at St. John the Baptist Catholic Cemetery in Piopolis.
Visitation will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. tonight at Harre Funeral Home in McLeansboro with a rosary service at 7 p.m.
Harre Funeral Home in McLeansboro is in charge of all arrangements.