Effingham Daily News
Patricia J. Luster, 75, of Brownstown, died at 6:13 a.m. Sunday, Dec. 9, 2012, at her home.
Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday at Liberty Christian Church, rural Brownstown, with Jim Dann officiating. Burial will follow in Liberty Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 5 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at Gieseking-Claggett Funeral Home, Brownstown. Memorials may be made to Second Chance Rescue, Fayette County Animal Shelter, Brownstown Library or the donor’s choice. Online condolences may be expressed at www.giesekingfh.com.
Pat was born Sept. 11, 1937, in Sefton Township, rural Brownstown, to Roy M. and Fern E. (Chatham) Kelly. She was retired from World Color Press, Effingham. She was a member of Liberty Christian Church.
She is survived by her son, Michael Luster (special friend, Shirley Ray) of Vandalia; daughters, Teresa Duckworth (Damon) of Brownstown, Lisa Cameron (Jeff) of Belton, Texas, Amy Pittenger (Rick) of Brownstown and Courtnay Luster of Belton, Texas; brother, Robert Kelly (Shirley) of Huntington Beach, Calif.; sister, Betty Peterson of McAllen, Texas; grandchildren, Jami Kistler (Larry), Ryan Garrison, Slade Luster, TaNisha Duckworth, Maizie Blackwell, Kolton Cameron and Kyrieauna Duckworth; and great-grandchildren, Ariana Kistler and Aiden Strobel.
She was preceded in death by her parents; a brother in infancy; sister, Blondell Rush; and two great-granddaughters, Madison and Riley Garrison.