Shirley J. Hust
Shirley J. Hust
  • June 2, 1935 - January 7, 2018
  • Boulder, Colorado

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Shirley Hust, a long-time resident of Boulder, passed away on January 7, 2018, at Boulder Community Hospital. Shirley was born June 2, 1935 in Mobridge, SD, to Rudy and Alice Saupe.
She grew up on a ranch near Trail City, SD, and attended high school in nearby Timber Lake. She graduated from the National College of Business in Rapid City, and worked as a secretary for a short time at Kirkham & Michael Eng, where she met her future husband, Jerry. After Jerry graduated from SDM&T, they moved to Boulder in 1961 to make a living and raise their four children.
She loved gardening and flowers, going for walks, singing, traveling, camping, and family and social activities. After Jerry retired, they enjoyed lots of traveling together, including wintering in Yuma, AZ.
Shirley is survived by: husband, Jerry Hust; children, Debbie (& Paul) Weidig, Susan Lewis, and Brad Hust; and grandchildren, Chelsea and Sarah Lewis.
She was predeceased by her oldest daughter, Sandy Hust.
Shirley will be dearly missed. Memorial donations may be made to the Alzheimer's Association, Boulder Region, 245 Century Circle, Suite 105, Louisville, CO, 80027. A celebration of Shirley's life will be held at Crist Mortuary, 3395 Penrose Place, Boulder, at 1:00 Sunday, January 14.