July 10, 1946 - January 26, 2017


James Paul Faust, age 70, St. Cloud, MN, died Thursday, January 26, 2017 at his home surrounded by his family.

Jim was born July 10, 1946 in St. Cloud, MN to Rheinhart N. and Alice C. (Burke) Faust. He graduated from St. Cloud Tech High School in 1964 and St. Cloud Area Vocational in 1966. Jim worked as an electronic tech at Honeywell for 3 years and then Control Data/Seagate for 43 years retiring in July 2012. Jim was a member of St. Augustine’s Catholic Church.

Survivors include brothers, Thomas (Mary) Faust of Big Lake, MN; Kelly Faust of St. Cloud, MN; twin brother John “Jack” Faust of St. Cloud, MN; sisters, Mary Rubink of Braham, MN; Dorothy (Pete) Leyk of St. Cloud, MN; god daughter, Michele Schmitz; numerous nieces, nephews, other relatives and family dog Ki.

He was preceded in death by his parents, and great niece Kendra Schmitz.

Pallbearers will be John Faust, Kelly Faust, Tom Faust, Mary Rubink, Dorothy Leyk and Pete Leyk.

A special thank you to the staff of the St. Cloud Hospital, Coborn’s Cancer Center, CentraCare Hospice and nurse’s Molly, Brenda, and Angie.

Memorials are preferred.