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Obituary for Lois J. Herbster (Smith)

Lois J. Herbster, 84, of Lewistown, passed away on Sunday May 2, 2021 at her home.
Born April 17, 1937 in Yeagertown, she was the daughter of the late William A. and Virginia M. (Fultz) Smith. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Charles H. Herbster; her daughter, Beth Ann Herbster, step-son, Andrew J. Herbster; her siblings, Gary Lee “Butch” Smith and Brenda D. Carlson and her grandson, Michael S. Herbster.
Lois is survived by her children, Cheryl L. Bagrosky and husband Andrew, of Lewistown and Jeffery S. Herbster, of Reedsville and step-children, Thomas Herbster and wife Vera, of Treasure Lake and Rosemary Campbell, of Millerstown, Lois was also survived by numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Earlier in life, Lois attended Parkview Church of The Brethren in Lewistown.
Lois was a people person with many passions including: spending time outdoors, especially on her porch, gardening and visiting with her neighbors. Most of all, Lois loved her family, they meant the most to her.
A private graveside service will be held at the convenience of the family.
Arrangements have been entrusted to King-Barr Funeral Home LLC, 120 Logan Street, Lewistown.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in Lois’ memory are respectfully encouraged to: The American Cancer Society, 1375 Martin St Ste 206, State College, PA 16803
Lois’ family would like to thank Angels Among Us and UPMC Home Health Care for the exceptional care given to their mother during her time of need.
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