The Herald, Sharon, Pa.

Obituaries

June 26, 2014

Agnes Fleming Kuster

Ex-Tioga County woman had children in Hermitage

- — Agnes Fleming Kuster of Hermitage, formerly of Blossburg, Pa., passed away peacefully following a brief illness at 4:43 p.m. Tuesday, June 24, 2014, in her residence. She was 94.

Mrs. Kuster was born Nov. 8, 1919, in Arnot, Tioga County, Pa., a daughter of John W. and Frances Keagle Fleming.  Following her graduation from Arnot High School, she was employed as a bookkeeper and secretary for Ward Foundries in Blossburg.           

Her husband of 60 years, John G. Kuster, whom she married June 18, 1941, passed away Nov. 4, 2001.

Agnes was an active member of First United Methodist Church of Blossburg and its Friendship Circle.

She was an exceptional homemaker and enjoyed gardening, cooking and decorating her home.    

She is survived by: a son, Thomas W. Kuster and his wife Mitzi; and a daughter, Ann K. Milliard, all Hermitage; four grandchildren, Andrew T. Kuster and his wife Thessica, Englewood, Colo.; Abbey Kuster Prokell and her husband Jamie, Maplewood, N.J.; Allison M. Bellevue and her husband Ruyter, Abington, Mass.; and John D. Milliard and Amanda Fry, Coudersport, Pa.; and five great-grandchildren, Demi and Kaz Kuster; Pele and Watts Prokell; and Lucas Brian Bellevue.

Besides her husband, Agnes was preceded in death by a son, John G. Kuster Jr.; a grandson, Brian H. Kuster; and a brother, Charles W. Fleming.

Agnes’s family would like to thank her caregiver Claudia Finlaw, Family Hospice and Palliative Care, and Home Instead for their excellent care during her illness.

In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorial contributions be made to Family Hospice and Palliative Care, 1965 Shenango Valley Freeway, Hermitage, PA 16148.

KUSTER

Mrs. John G. (Agnes), 94, of Hermitage, formerly of Blossburg, Pa.

Service: A private service will be held in Blossburg. Condolences may be sent to the family by visiting www.McGonigleFuneralHomeandCrematory.com

Interment: Arbon Cemetery, Blossburg.

Arrangements by J. BRADLEY McGONIGLE FUNERAL HOME AND CREMATORY, Inc., 1090 E. State Street.

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