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Rulon M. Trost


   Rulon M. Trost 85, owner of Trost Feed and Seed in St. Anthony died July 30, 2011 in the Madison Hospital.

He was born April 27, 1926 at Rexburg, Idaho the son of William Lawrence and Eda Smith Trost. Rulon grew up in the Rexburg area where he attended his schooling graduating from Madison High School and attended Ricks College. During World War II Rulon served in the U.S. Navy.

Rulon Married Wanda J. Wilson on July 14, 1946 in her fathers home. The marriage was later solemnized in the Idaho Falls LDS Temple on Sept. 27, 1986. They lived in Idaho Falls, Nyssa Oregon and finally in St. Anthony Idaho where they have lived for many years. Rulon owned and operated the Trost Feed and Seed. Wanda passed away May 9, 2010.

Rulon was a member of the Elks, served as chamber of Commerce President in St. Anthony, served in many church callings including High Priest Group Leader, Financial Clerk and served in the Ricks College High Council. Rulon enjoyed work, golfing and racket ball.

Rulon is survived by his children Rulon Lane (Bette) Trost, Portland, OR.; Rand W. Trost, Boise, ID.; Wade A (Terri) Trost, St. Anthony, ID; Gay Lyn (Zane) Miller, Colorado Springs, CO.; 14 Grandchildren 7 Great Grandchildren. He is also survived by siblings, Bert (Lois) Trost and Norma Lee (Colin) Tanner. Besides his wife and parents he was preceded in death by two brothers Leland and Arlo.

Funeral services will be conducted Wednesday, Aug. 3, 2011 at 11:00 a.m. in the Twin Groves second LDS ward with Bishop Gerald Hackworth, officiating. Friends may call at the Bidwell Funeral Home Tuesday evening from 6 to 8 p.m. and again Wednesday at the church one hour prior to the time of services. Burial will be in the Rexburg Cemetery, where military rites will be preformed Madison Co. Burial Team.

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