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Elizabeth K. Shutt, 98, of 4106 New Columbia Road, New Columbia, passed away Sunday, March 11, 2018, at her home.

She was born Feb. 16, 1920, in Delaware Township, the daughter of the late Mildred (Kreppenneck) Johnson and stepdaughter of the late Lewis C. Johnson. She married Donald W. Shutt Sr. on Sept. 12, 1940. Together they celebrated 63 years of marriage before his death Jan. 10, 2004.

Elizabeth was a longtime member of Washington Presbyterian Church, Allenwood, where she taught Children's Sunday school and Bible school.

She enjoyed camping and fishing with her husband, jigsaw puzzles, word find books and reading.

Surviving are a son, LeRoy D. Shutt, of New Columbia; four daughters and two sons-in-law, Marcia A. and Archie Culver, Myra E. Cook and Julia A. Smith, all of New Columbia and Nancy J. and Phillip Dietrich, of Mifflinburg; 19 grandchildren; 34 great-grandchildren; and 18 great-great-grandchildren.

In addition to her parents and husband, she was predeceased by a son, Donald W. Shutt Jr.; three grandsons, Charles R. Cook, Adam Katherman and Leroy A. Culver; and great-grandtriplets, Hayden, Madeline and Catlyn.

Friends will be received from 10 to 11 a.m. Wednesday at the Cronrath-Grenoble Funeral Home, 308 Main St.,, Watsontown, followed by the funeral at 11, with Pastor Butch Woolsey officiating.

Burial will follow in Green Lawn Memorial Park, Montgomery.

The family will provide the flowers and suggests memorial contributions be made to Evangelical Hospice, One Hospital Drive, Lewisburg, PA 17837.

Expressions of sympathy may be shared at www.cronrathgrenoblefuneralhome.com
Published on March 11, 2018
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