The Life of William J Faust
William J. “Bill” Faust, age 66, of Ephrata, PA, formerly of Lansdowne, PA, passed away on July 6, 2018. Born in Philadelphia, PA, he was the son of Jean Elizabeth Faust (nee Metz) and the late William H. Faust.
Bill was a 1970 graduate of Monsignor Bonner High School in Drexel Hill, PA and received his Associate’s Degree in 1996 from Alvernia University. He served in the United States Air Force from 1971-72 and the United States Air Force Reserve from 1972-1977. He was a Staff Sergeant Communications Supervisor and received an Honorable Discharge.
Bill was employed by Verizon as a Network Planning Engineer. His hobbies included fishing, genealogy, reading, Leonberger and Bernese Mountain Dogs, Dog Rescue and astronomy. Bill was affiliated with the Sons of the American Revolution.
Bill is survived by his wife, Boni D. Faust (nee Byrne), his daughter, Christina L. Faust, his two lovable dogs, Ralphie and Lincoln, and his sister, Robin Margraf (Joseph). He was predeceased by his son, Matthew W. Faust and his brothers, Ronald W. Faust and Wayne P. Faust.
Interment Arlington Cemetery, Drexel Hill, PA.
In lieu of flowers, contributions in his memory to Wolf Sanctuary of PA, 465 Speedwell Forge Road, Lititz, PA 17543 or 2nd Chance 4 Life Rescue, P.O. Box 549, Elizabethtown, PA 17022 would be appreciated