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Rose and Black Funeral Home - Stoneboro
Friday January 13th, 2023
2:00pm - 4:00pm

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Friday January 13th, 2023
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Emmanuel Christian Church
Saturday January 14th, 2023
10:00am - 11:00am

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Emmanuel Christian Church
Saturday January 14th, 2023
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Donna L. Custer

Donna L. Custer, 84 of Worth Twp, Stoneboro, passed away on January 10, 2023 at UPMC Mercy. Donna was born in New Vernon Twp on Aug 15, 1938 to the late Raymond and Jessie (Nosker) Patterson. She was a graduate of Lakeview High School. In her early years she worked at Stoneboro Red & White Store, George Junior as a cook, and then County Market for 23 years, retiring in 2005.

Donna was a member of Emmanuel Christian Church and worked in the Janitorial Ministry there. She served as a Girl Scout Leader and a Cub Scout Den Mother for many years. She enjoyed crocheting, making many prayer shawls and afghans. Most of all she enjoyed spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Donna married her husband; Marvin Thomas “Tom” Custer, Jr. on June 18, 1955, he preceded her in death on April 2, 2011.

Donna is survived by her children; Laurie (Michael) Hopper of Jackson Center, Marvin “Cork” (Fiancé Cindy Jones) Custer of Jackson Center, Lewis (Terri) Custer of Cibolo, TX, David (Dana) Custer of Stoneboro, and Mark (Marci) Custer of Sandy Lake, 12 grandchildren, 15 great-grandchildren, sister; Karen (Gary) King of Clarks Mills, brothers; Clifford “Wayne” Patterson of Seattle, WA, Earl “Short” (Karen) Patterson of Fredonia, James (Jean) Patterson of Grove City, and Dale (Marti) Patterson of New Jersey.

In addition to her husband and parents, Donna was preceded in death by 2 daughters; Victoria Baker and Deanna Custer.

Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Rose And Black Funeral Home & Crematory, Inc. 99 Franklin Street, Stoneboro, where visitation will be 2 – 4 pm & 6 – 8 pm on Friday, January 13 & on Saturday, January 14 from 10 – 11 am at Emmanuel Christian Church, 4495 Greenville Sandy Lake Rd, Stoneboro, PA 16153. A funeral service will follow visitation at 11 am with Pastor Tim Clark, Church Pastor, officiating.

Interment will take place in Oak Hill Cemetery.

Online condolences may be sent to the family by visiting www.RoseAndBlackFH.com

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Dave and family, our thoughts and prayers are with you during this time of loss. Jim & Lori Smith

Jim Smith Jan 12 2023 4:32 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Donna Custer

I seemed to run into her more at Jud's and an occasional yard sale. She was always a busy lady and took time to chat. My deepest sympathies. RINA HART Jan 12 2023 1:18 PM

Our thoughts, prayers, and deepest sympathy are with your family at this sad and difficult time. Wishing you comfort and peace as you remember the happy times you shared...
Keith and Rosalyn Miller

Rosalyn A Miller Jan 12 2023 9:08 AM

I will miss her at the beauty shop. She was always so fun and happy. Loved talking about her family and her dog "Joey" Sending sympathy and prayers to all the family🙏

Mona Saeler Jan 12 2023 6:24 AM

Her golf cart adventures, conversation and that SMILE!...
...always made me smile!
Condolences to her family and friends
Jim Hart

Jim Hart Jan 11 2023 9:25 PM

Dave and family so sorry for your loss. May your memories help you through this time.

Jody Clark McClearn Jan 11 2023 8:45 PM

She was a delight. Always in a good mood. She will be missed.

Denean Powley Jan 11 2023 8:19 PM

She was a wonderful woman and a big part of my childhood. Prayers for her family.

Rob Lewis Jan 11 2023 7:18 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Donna Custer

Mike and Carrie Meals Jan 11 2023 6:58 PM

Prayers to all.

Karen (Urey) Shaw Jan 11 2023 6:57 PM

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