Elizabeth C. "Liz" Cherry, age 83, of Nottingham, PA, surrounded by her family at home, went to be with her Lord and Savior on Friday, September 8, 2023.
She was the wife of James G. Cherry, with whom she celebrated 60 years of marriage.
Born in Philadelphia, she was the daughter of the late Robert & Isabella Scott Carnwath.
A member of Calvary Monument Bible Church of Paradise, she enjoyed greeting and welcoming all who walked through the door. She is a graduate of Haverford High School and Penn State University with a degree in Home Economics. Liz was a loving wife, mother and grandmother along with being an amazing friend to many. Homemaker extraordinaire, she delighted in gardening, baking, sewing and kayaking with friends. The joy of the Lord is my strength is something Liz lived by especially in the challenging final years of her life.
Surviving besides her husband are 2 daughters: Jessica wife of Mark Keller of Quarryville, Elizabeth wife of Scott McBane of Egg Harbor Township, NJ, 4 grandchildren: Daniel Keller, Sean Keller, Mara McBane, Graham McBane all of whom she loved deeply.
A Celebration of Life service will take place from Calvary Monument Bible Church, 1660 Mine Road, Paradise, PA, on Saturday, September 16th at 11 a.m., with a time to greet the family from 10 a.m. until time of service. Pastors Chris Lenhart and Robert Reid will be officiating. Interment will be private.
In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to Calvary Monument Bible Church, 1660 Mine Road, Paradise, PA. 17562 or to Solanco Neighborhood Ministries, 14 S. Church Street, Quarryville, PA. 17566.
Arrangements are by Shivery Funeral Home, Christiana & Paradise.