Brian D. Faust

Brian D. Faust, 60, of Portland, beloved husband of Shannon (Rizzo) Faust, passed away unexpectedly on Friday, December 1, 2017. Born April 11, 1957 in Montgomery, PA, son of Janice (Rogers) Faust of Pottstown, PA., and the late Robert Faust, Brian lived in Glastonbury for over 30 years and settled in Portland 4 years ago. Brian lived a full and active life, surrounding himself with family and loved ones as often as possible. He was an avid golfer and a member of the East Hartford and Portland Golf Clubs. In addition to being a skilled craftsman, Brian was a true outdoorsman who enjoyed fishing and sports.  He always shared a warm and genuine smile, and he carried a heart of gold. Brian worked as an accountant for PW Power Systems in Glastonbury. He will be missed dearly by many, including his son, Daniel T. Faust of Glastonbury, his daughter, Brianne K. Faust of Bridgeport, his two step-sons, Taylor A. Peterson and Aidan L. Peterson, of Portland, his two brothers, and their wives, David and Laurie Faust of Royersford, PA, and Andrew and Audrey Faust of Pottstown, PA, as well as his nieces and nephews. Brian’s funeral service will be held on Thursday, Dec. 7 at 10am in the Mulryan Funeral Home, 725 Hebron Ave., Glastonbury. Burial will follow at the Old Church Cemetery, Glastonbury. Friends may call at the funeral home on Wednesday, Dec. 6 from 4-7pm. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Donate Life Connecticut to honor Brian’s choice to be an organ donor, P.O. Box 278, Durham, CT. 06422
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