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Elizabeth M. "Libby" (Walker) Custer

December 17, 1925 ~ February 15, 2020 (age 94)


Elizabeth M. “Libby” Custer, 94, Berlin, passed away Feb. 15, 2020, surrounded by her family at Somerset In Touch Hospice House. Born Dec. 17, 1925 in Stonycreek Twp, daughter of Clarence and Ethel (Baughman) Walker. Preceded in death by parents, husband Melvin, sisters Marian and Carol, and brothers Alvin, Blair, Carl, and Telford. Survived by children: James (Christine), Jeanie (Gary) Kimmel, Doug (Cathy), Dianne (Tony) Sneed, and Timothy (Joyce); grandchildren: Steve (Mandy), Bryan (Sari), Justin, Kimberly (Richie), Bradley (Erin), Jade (Kevin), and Jillian (Robert); step grandchildren: Megan (Kevin), Anne (Jared), Michael (Meredith), Jody (Steve), and Angie (Nathan); great grandchildren: Caleb, Colin, Connor, Brendan, Finnian, and Carson; step great grandchildren: Jack, Grace, Andrew, Harv, Joel, Elijah, Carter, Amyah  and Brantley; sisters: Kathleen, Patricia, Eleanor, and Marie; and brother Donald (Sally). She was a 1944 graduate of Shanksville-Stonycreek High School. She was a longtime member of Trinity United Church of Christ, Berlin, and a former active member of Unity United Church of Christ where she served as Superintendent of Sunday School. Elizabeth was a selfless and always loving wife, mother, sister, grandmother and friend. Her spirit was always pleasant and positive and will live on through all of us who knew her. She will be dearly missed. She was an avid gardener and loved being outdoors. She was an exceptional seamstress creating heirlooms that will be enjoyed for generations to come. She was well known for her talents in solutions to household problems.  She was meticulous in everything she touched. Family will receive friends from 3 to 7 p.m. Tuesday at Deaner Funeral Home, Berlin where service will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday. Rev. Jay Shaffer officiating. Interment Berlin I.O.O.F. Cemetery. In lieu of flowers contributions may be given to In Touch Hospice, P.O. Box 1173, Somerset, PA 15501.

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February 18, 2020

3:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Deaner Funeral Home, Berlin
705 Main St.
Berlin, Pennsylvania 15530

Funeral Service
February 19, 2020

11:00 AM
Deaner Funeral Home, Berlin
705 Main St.
Berlin, Pennsylvania 15530

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