AGNES (FLEMING) KUSTER(1919-2014)

Agnes Fleming Kuster of Hermitage, formerly of Blossburg, 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), 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 the 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 of Hermitage; a daughter, Ann K. Milliard, also of Hermitage; four grandchildren, Andrew T. Kuster and his wife Thessica of Englewood, Colo., Abbey Kuster Prokell and her husband Jamie of Maplewood, N.J., Allison M. Bellevue and her husband Ruyter of Abington, Mass., John D. Milliard and Amanda Fry of Coudersport; 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 Claudia Finlaw, her caregiver; Family Hospice and Palliative Care; and Home Instead for their excellent care during her illness.
In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorial contribution be made to Family Hospice and Palliative Care, 1965 Shenango Valley Freeway, Hermitage, Pa. 16148
A private service will be held in Blossburg. Interment will be in Arbon Cemetery, Blossburg.Arrangements have been entrusted to Freeberg Funeral Home, Blossburg. On line condolences at freebergfh.com.

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Published in The Wellsboro Gazette from June 30 to July 7, 2014