In Memory of

William "Bill" Wesley Faust

November 21, 1939 - November 21, 2021
From: Spencer, IA
William "Bill"  Wesley Faust

William "Bill" Wesley Faust

Born: November 21, 1939
Died: November 21, 2021
Age: 82

Send Flowers

Send Condolences

View Tribute

Print Obituary

     William “Bill” Wesley Faust, the son of Frederick and Caroline (Ritter) Faust was born November 21, 1939 in Brady Township, PA. His childhood years were spent in the Williamsport, PA area, where he attended school. Bill enlisted in the U.S. Navy on December 11, 1956 and served until his Honorable Discharge on September 2, 1960.

     Bill married Barbara Baysinger on November 29, 1986, in Spencer, IA. He moved to the Spencer, IA area in 1975 where he worked as a truck driver his entire career until his retirement in 2012. Bill enjoyed driving truck, Christmas lights, playing Pig and Horse with his grandchildren, cooking and especially spending time with family.

     Bill passed away on Sunday, November 21, 2021 at his home, at the age of 82. He was preceded in death by his parents; one son, Brian Rittenhouse; one brother, Daniel Wolfe; and one sister, Margaret Scheving-Thorsteinsson.

     Left to cherish his memory are his wife Barbara of Spencer, IA; 3 children, Michelle Rittenhouse, Cheryl Crouch, and Trisha Quail, all of Spencer, IA; 7 grandchildren, Ramon Luna of Spencer, IA, Neave (Pedro) Ruiz of Spencer, IA, JJ (Oma) Crouch of Lake Park, IA, Josh (Ceselie) Rittenhouse of Spencer, IA, Chris (Liz) Quail of Spencer, IA, Aaron Quail of Spencer, IA, and Paige Jans of Spencer, IA; 14 great-grandchildren; other relatives; and many friends.


Service Video
Memorial services will take place 10:30 A.M., Wednesday, December 8, at the Warner Chapel in Spencer.
Pastor Nicholas Hanges
Robert Luna
Jeff Crouch Sr.
Dean Thompson
Jim Baysinger
Visitation will take place one hour prior to the service.
"I"ll Be There For You" Kenny Rogers
"Drowning" Chris Young
"Give Heaven Some Hell" Hardy
"If Heaven Was Needing A Hero" JoDee Messina
Trimello Cemetery
Royal, Iowa


Friday, May 20, 2022 at 8:11 AM
“So sorry for your loss. I recently discovered that Bill was my mom's half brother. I really wanted to meet him. Sadly, I found him too late.”
- Jim Sheehan
Wednesday, December 8, 2021 at 8:03 AM
“My deepest sympathy to your family. ”
- Val Miller
Thursday, December 2, 2021 at 7:23 AM
“Barb and family, I’m sorry to hear about Bill passing away. I haven’t seen you in years but wanted you to know I’m thinking of you during this difficult time.”
- Rick Gilbert
Monday, November 29, 2021 at 2:42 PM
“Barb, Shelly - so sorry to hear about Bill, you have my deepest sympathy. Cherish the memories you have of him! God bless you all!”
- Kay Scott
Friday, November 26, 2021 at 7:20 AM
“Barb and family, Bill was such a nice man. I didn't run into him alot, but when I did, I really enjoyed talking with him. And I know he adored all of you. You are in my Prayers.”
- Phyllis Petersen
Friday, November 26, 2021 at 7:20 AM
“Enjoyed him as a neighbor! Sweet man.”
- Cassidy E. Hill and BarB Krumm
Friday, November 26, 2021 at 7:20 AM
“To Bills family so sorry for your loss. Bill was a great man. Enjoyed visiting with him at my job. He will be missed! Rip Bill..”
- Deborah Helmke
Tuesday, November 23, 2021 at 7:12 AM
“Sorry for your loss. Enjoy talking to Bill at North Y Truck Stop years ago.”
- Merlyn Brown
Tuesday, November 23, 2021 at 7:12 AM
“Our deepest sympathies. ”
- Kay Determan
Send Your Condolences

Copyright © 2017 Warner Funeral Homes & Crematory. All Rights Reserved. Site design by Emagine