PRESQUE ISLE – Geneva Elva Archer, died peacefully Friday, March 21, 2014. She was born on March 28, 1921, in Presque Isle, the daughter of Judson and Rachel (Ackerman) Miller, she was married for 53 years to the late Earle “Bob” Archer. They raised two sons Robert (deceased) and Lloyd – Mapleton and helped 21 foster children.
She had five grandchildren, Lloyd “Jake” Jr. Archer of Presque Isle, Aaron Archer (deceased), Doreen Ducey and Bobby Joe Anne Adams of Beaver Dam, W.Va., and Holly Ann Archer of Jonesport. She had seven great-grandchildren her pride and joy, Wylder of Presque Isle and Philip, Jacob, Sarah, C.W., Timothy and Justin; and one great-great-grandchild, Joshua of West Virginia.
Friends may call 1 p.m. Monday, March 24, at Duncan-Graves Funeral Home, 30 Church St., Presque Isle, where a memorial service will be held 2 p.m. with Pastor Ron LaPointe officiating. Interment will be held in the spring at South Side Cemetery. Online condolences may be expressed at www.duncan-graves.com.