Rodney Rust

MERCER Rodney Rust, 70, Turtle Lake, died Friday, May 24, 2013, in a Turtle Lake hospital of injuries suffered in a motor vehicle accident southwest of Turtle Lake.

He was born Jan. 18, 1943, to Jacob and Rosina Rust, in Turtle Lake. He enlisted in the Navy in 1962 and was discharged in 1966. He married Lois Reiser on June 29, 1969, in Turtle Lake. He later joined the North Dakota National Guard.

Survivors: wife; son, Ryan, Mercer; daughters, Lani Schafer, Turtle Lake, Nicole Lofton, Rosemount, Minn.; five grandchildren; and sister, Vernia Hausauer, McClusky.

Funeral: Today, 10:30 a.m., Mercer Community Center, Mercer.

Burial: Mercer Hillside Cemetery, Mercer.

(Goetz Funeral Home, Turtle Lake)