February 25, 2020
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SHERMAN – Elizabeth L. Cummings, 83, went home to be with her Lord and Savior, April 8, 2009, in Patten. She was born Sept. 16, 1925, in Stacyville, the daughter of Albert and Alice (Gaskin) Blakely. Liza’s world revolved around her family, cooking and crocheting. Her joy was making doilies and presenting them to her family and friends. She is survived by her daughters, Sharon and Gene Legasse of Sherman and Donna and Eugene White of Unity; her son, Robert and Jane Cummings of Sherman; her grandchildren, Carmen Freyer and fiance, Kent Moshier, Regina and Shawn Holland, Melissa and Rocy Pillsbury, and Alison and Thomas Cummings; great-grandchildren, Dustin Buttery, Elizabeth Freyer, Liam Holland and Richard Pillsbury; one sister, Roxie Elwell of Sherman; many nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her husband, Cecil “Sonny” Cummings in 2001; and three great-grand-sons, Joshua, Marcus and Brydon White in 2000. The family would like to thank Mountain Heights Nursing Home staff for all their care and compassion. Friends may call 1-2 p.m. Friday at Bowers Funeral Home, Island Falls, where funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. with Steve Richardson officiating. Spring interment will be at Sherman Mills Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Stepping Stones, care of Bowers Funeral Home, P.O. Box 579, Houlton, ME 04730.

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