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George Rast

Jul. 14, 1941 - Jul. 15, 2018

Date of Service: Jul. 21, 2018

George Rast, Age 77 was born in Wendell, ID on July 14, 1941. He passed away July 15, 2018 after a long battle with cancer. He was the son of Christian and Scyntha Rast. He graduated from Wendell High School in 1960. He married Judy Twiss on June 27, 1964 and have resided is Paul for 52 years. They raised two children Wade Rast (Bonnie) Twin Falls, ID and Holly Lopez (Pete) Rupert ID. He was the proud grandfather of Cody Lopez, Moscow ID, Justin Rast, Meridian, Courtney Lopez, Pocatello and Kendell Rast, Twin Falls.

He worked as a tank mechanic and retired from the National Guard after 30 years of service. He enjoyed gardening, hunting and fishing. He was a member of the Paul United Methodist Church.

Survivors include his wife of 54 years, son, daughter and 4 grandchildren and his faithful dog Sammy. He is preceded in death by his parents.

Funeral Services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Saturday July 21, 2018 at the Pine Chapel in the Paul Cemetery. Services will be under the direction of Hansen Mortuary Rupert, Id.

In lieu of flowers donations can be made to Paul United Methodist Church, PO Box 35, Paul, Id 83347.

Condolences for George Rast

From Patti Palmerton:
My thoughts and prayers are with you Judy. So sorry to hear of George's passing. I know it been a few weeks, but I hope you are doing well.
From Gerald & Vicki Church:
So sorry to hear of your loss you are in our prayers
From Jack and Agnes Kehrer:
Sincere sympathy for the lost of George. We had so many good memories of George. May your good memories help you in these tough times. Prayers for the family.
From Ted Garcia:
Great guy, served with him in the guard
From Mary K. Garro:
I hope that the assurance George is whole and healthy once again brings you and your family peace and comfort. You continue to be in my prayers and thoughts. Much love to all of you.
From Bev lallman and Galyn Severe:
Holly, Galyn and I send our condolences to you and your family. Love and prayers
From Sandra Stevens:
Being so far away from our home town, we don't always know the health issues our friends and sometimes family are going through. We were shocked to see our friend George's obituary show up. Know that Jim and I are keeping Judy, the kids, friends and family in our thoughts and prays.
From Delores Osborn:
So sorry for your loss Judy. God Bless!
From Lori L. Johnson:
May God provide comfort to you Judy and your family. I will be praying for you.
From Cheryl Matheson:
Judy I am so sorry about George my prayers are with you and your family
From Cathy & Leonard Ingalls:
Judy you and your family are in our thoughts and prayers. God Bless
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