Elderess Mary M. Cuspard, age 87, of Rochester, went to be with the Lord on Thursday, September 5, 2019.
She was born March 2, 1932, in Talledega, Alabama. Mary served as an Elderess at Lifeway Christian Fellowship Church, in Beaver Falls.
She is survived by her loving husband, Ronald B. Cuspard; four children, son, Arthur Weakly, Rochester; daughter, Renee L. Bacon of Rochester; son, William D. Bacon, and wife Yvonne of Fort Worth, Texas; and daughter, Allayssa Y. “Tina” Bacon of Cleveland, Ohio; and three stepchildren, Ronald B. Cuspard Jr. and wife Holly of Chippewa Twp., Judith Cuspard of Ambridge, and Tracey Cuspard of Austin, Texas. She is also survived by twelve grandchildren, eleven great-grandchildren and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, relatives and friends.
She will be greatly missed by her extended family, Maltarhea Bacon Langston and the Alford and McMillan families.
She was preceded in death by her mother, Gertrude Shack; a sister, Leola Melan; a brother, Willie Vaughn; a daughter, Maralyn “Peanut” Shack; granddaughter, Ebony M. Bacon; and great-nephew, Raymont E. Bryant.
Friends will be received on Saturday, September 14, 2019, from 9:30 a.m. until time of service at 11 a.m. at The Lifeway Christian Fellowship Church, 918 7th Avenue, Beaver Falls, with Pastor Kevin Lee officiating.
Interment will follow at Grove Cemetery, 1750 Valley Avenue, New Brighton.
Repass to follow at the old Wayman Chapel AME Church in New Brighton.
Arrangements entrusted to GABAUER FUNERAL HOME & CREMATION SERVICES, INC., 1133 Penn Ave., New Brighton, www.gabauerfamilyfuneralhomes.com.