|Birth: ||May 11, 1884|
|Death: ||Dec. 2, 1964|
Simpson's Leader-Times (Kittanning, PA)
Thursday, Dec. 3, 1964
John Cleveland Custer
RIMERSBURG - John Cleveland Custer, 80 of West Monterey RD 1(Conneration), died Wednesday evening(Dec. 2, 1964) at McGinley Nursing Home, Chicora RD 3 after an extended illness.
Mr. Custer was born May 11, 1884, at Foxburg, a son of John Custer and Elizabeth Snyder Custer.
Mr. Custer was married twice, first to Annie Crawford, who is deceased and to Ica Conner Custer, who survives.
He was a retired coal miner, having worked a major part of his life at the Keystone mines in Clarion County. He lived all his life in the Conneration community.
He was a member of United Mine Workers Local 1305 at Rimersburg.
Mr. Custer leaves his widow, Ica Conner Custer; three sons, Charles R. Custer of Mercer, Wayne Custer of Tionesta and Harold H. Custer of Rimersburg; four daughters, Mrs. Edward(Edith) Crawford of Cowansville, Mrs. Charles(Nellie) Beers of Medina, Ohio; Mrs. James (Stella)Brocious of Sharon and Mrs. John (Lucille) Ferrari of Rimersburg; 33 grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; one step-daughter, Mrs. Rodney (Louise) Jones of Cleveland; one step-grandchild; three step-great-grandchildren, two brothers, William Custer of East Brady and Joseph Custer of Sharon; one sister, Mrs. Blanche Snyder of Sharon, and a number of nieces and nephews.
CUSTER - Friends of John Cleveland Custer of West Monterey RD1, (Conneration), who died Wednesday evening (Dec. 2, 1964), will be received after 7 this evening in Miller Funeral Home, Rimersburg, where funeral services will be held at 2 pm Saturday, with Rev. Blair M. Radaker, supply pastor of the Church of God officiating. Burial will be in Rimersburg Cemetery. Arrangements by Miller.
Ica Robinson Custer (1890 - 1972)*
Edith E. Custer Crawford (1910 - 2001)*
Lucille B. Custer Seybert/Ferrari (1930 - 2008)*
Created by: Pamela Myers-Grewell
Record added: Feb 25, 2010
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