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John Andrew Faust

December 1, 1955 — July 27, 2023

Baton Rouge

John Andrew Faust, born on December 1, 1955 in Houston, Texas, peacefully passed away on July 27th, 2023 in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. He was a beloved husband, father, brother, and friend to many.

John's journey in the professional world began at Harold Faust Valve Company that led him to a successful career in sales where he specialized in industrial valves. In his spare time, John had a lifelong love for soccer.

He is survived by his loving wife of 42 years, Paula C. Faust; son, John “Drew” Faust II; his grandson, his beloved grandchild, Myles Landon Faust. The joy that Myles brought into John's life was immeasurable, and their bond was one of pure love and happiness.  He is also survived by his brothers, brothers Harold G. Faust III and Richard Faust; sisters, Jeani Faust and Ainslie Faust; and numerous nieces and nephews.

John was preceded in death by his parents, Harold G. Faust Jr. and Jeannette Faust; brothers, Tommy Faust and Robert Faust.

A Visitation will be held at Resthaven Funeral Home, 11817 Jefferson Hwy. Baton Rouge, LA 70816 on Saturday, August 5, 2023 from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.  A future service will be held in Florida at a later date.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to CAWS, Community Animal Welfare Society.

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Saturday, August 5, 2023

1:00 - 3:00 pm (Central time)

Resthaven Gardens of Memory & Funeral Home

11817 Jefferson Hwy, Baton Rouge, LA 70816

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