Jerry Eugene Faust

February 10, 1937 ‒ November 21, 2014

Fredericktown, Ohio

Jerry Eugene Faust, age 77, of Fredericktown, Ohio, passed away on Friday, November 21, 2014 at the Ohio Eastern Star Home in Mount Vernon, Ohio. Jerry was born on February 10, 1937 in Mount Vernon, Ohio, to the late Carl E. and Esther P. (Cookman) Faust. He was a member of the Fredericktown United Methodist Church. Jerry was also a member of the Thrall Lodge #170 F. & A.M., Scottish Rite, 32 degree, York Rite, Chapter Council and Commandry.

In his younger years, Jerry was a fix it man and loved to take care of things around the house for family and friends. He retired from Rolls-Royce after a long career in the fabricating department. Most of all Jerry loved being around his family.

Jerry is survived by a son, Jeffrey (Judy) Faust of Brownsburg, IN; two daughters, Cheryl (Heath) LaFaber of Worthington, OH and Jody (Gregg) Ebersole of Panama City Beach, FL; 4 grandchildren, Amanda (Andy) Frye, Amara Hoeflich, Chris LaFaber and Austin LaFaber; a great-grandchild; a brother, Carl (Ruth) Faust of Perrysville, OH; two sisters, Rosemary Smith of Fredericktown, Oh and Connie (Donald) Kerr of Utica, OH.

Besides his parents, Jerry is preceded in death by his wife, Nancy Faust.

A Masonic service will take place on Monday December 1, 2014 at 1:00 p.m. at the Fredericktown United Methodist Church; 123 Columbus Rd., Fredericktown, Oh. 43019. A memorial service will directly follow with Dr. Rev. Keith Bohley officiating.

Memorial contributions may be made to: Gentiva Hospice; 540 Officenter Pl. suite, 100 Gahanna, OH 43230 or Fredericktown United Methodist Church.

To view this obituary or leave the family a condolence, visit www.snyderfuneralhomes.com.

The Snyder Funeral Home in Fredericktown is honored to serve the family of Jerry Eugene Faust.

 

 

 

 

  • We are very sorry to read of the passing of Jerry . . . he was a wonderful man . . always so friendly. Our thoughts and prayers will be with the Faust family and his many friends.

  • So sorry to hear of Jerry’s passing. Jerry will be truly missed. Our sympathies go out to your family. I know my brother Neil and Jerry were good friends when growing up as school pals.

    May God be with you during this difficult time. You have our prayers.

  • So sad to hear of your dad’s passing. He was one of the nicest men I have ever met! I will keep all of you in my prayers. God be with you during this hard time.
    Love, Judy

  • Dear Friends, So sorry to hear about Jerry’s passing. His constant smile and friendliness will be sorely missed. Please know that we share in your sorrow, and that we send all of you our deepest sympathy. Sincerely, Susan and Dick Huggins/Fredericktown

  • Dear Family,

    The Faust family became more real to me when I cut Esther”s grass for a summer. When I was done she and I would sit and talk for some time. Many a story was told of the family and its history. Just as proud as she was of her family, I have to say I am equally as proud to have called Jerry a friend and a Lodge Brother. Jerry helped fill in many gaps that the stories Esther told had left. Thanks so much for our time together. Mary and I will never forget you. God bless all the family in this sad time.

    Love from both of us, John and Mary Beutel.

  • I am very sorry to learn of Jerry’s passing. I so enjoyed Jerry and Nancy for many years and will never forget our good times together in Bible Study . He was a fun person and will be missed. I know each one of you in the family will miss him and each in your own way. Praying for you and our God will meet each of your times of grief. And your fun good times will surface more each day. God Bless you all! Love , Neal and Jean Reed