April 1974 – May 2018
“In the end, it’s not the years in your life that count. It’s the life in your years.” – Abraham Lincoln
Those we love don’t go away, they walk beside us every day. Unseen, unheard, but always near, so loved, so missed, so very dear.
Chad was born in Mason City Iowa. He was a 1991 graduate of Mingus Union High School in Cottonwood, AZ and earned an Associate’s Degree in Criminal Justice from Chaparral College in Tucson, AZ. He was an intelligent, kind, soul with a witty sense of humor who enjoyed reading books, listening to music, and spending time outdoors.
Friends & Family
Maternal grandparents, Robert and Carol Schaefer.
Paternal grandparents, Doug and Lorraine Rust.
Parents, Steve and Jodi Rust. Mother, Cyndy Reysack
Sisters Stephanie Weigand, Heather Murray, Holly Rust, Tiffany O’Donnell, and brother Nick O’Donnell.