Carl William (Bill) Rust Jr.

07/17/0196 - 10/11/2021

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Obituary For Carl William (Bill) Rust Jr.

Carl William (Bill) Rust Jr. 75, of Jacksonville died October 11,2021 at Onslow memorial Hospital. Carl was born in Bridgeport Connecticut to the late Carl Rust Sr. and Eleanor Cyrus Rust July 17,1946.
In addition to his parents Carl is also preceded in death by his brother Richard Rust and sister Eleanor Rust and Daughter Wendy Michelle Rust.
Left to cherish his memory are his daughters Hope Chapman (Steve) of Southington, CT. and Anna Rust of Jacksonville, NC; Sister Judy Rust Waters; Grandchildren Maddie Chapman, William Chapman, Kiera Ezel, Niklaus Rust, Merddynn Rust.
Carl served in the United States Marine Corp. for 22 years, carl is a Vietnam veteran and a purple heart recipient. Bill as most people called him was also in a motorcycle club called “The Untamed Rebels” where he got the nick name Wizzard. He was also a Dive master and owned A scuba shop. Carl has Achieved so much in life. He was a great father, Grandfather, and Friend and will leave many great memories for those who loved him.

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  • I remember bill is wizard my neighbor my best friend's husband The godfather one of the godfathers of my son Daniel Perry the party like an animal was a loving soft teddy bear like as a father was a protector as a husband in it a brother when you needed him to have your six. He was the man who married me and my husband Joe and Willow as my best well my matron of honor best friend he was the pastor and the best man for my husband you will be so greatly missed wizard take Willow on that ride cuz I know she was waiting on tell her I said I love you too man you will be greatly missed!!!!!!! Love Always, Trooper & Angel & Damien

  • Bill and Ann brought me into their five store at 14 years old and I worked to earn my Padi license and dive gear. He was always very generous to me! Will miss you my friend?

  • Bill was a great brother in-law. I has a lot of good days scuba diving with him. He also got John and I together. We had 35 wonderful Years together. May he rest in peace. SaraEstel

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