Sandra M. (Suloff) Leister

Born: Sun., Feb. 22, 1942
Died: Sat., Sep. 8, 2018


10:00 AM to 11:00 AM, Wed., Sep. 12, 2018
Location: Guss Funeral Home, Inc.

Funeral Service

11:00 AM Wed., Sep. 12, 2018
Location: Guss Funeral Home, Inc.


Wed., Sep. 12, 2018
Location: Union Cemetery

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     Sandra M. Leister, 76, formerly of Arch Rock, passed away Saturday, Sep. 8, 2018, at Geisinger-Lewistown Hospital.

     Born February 22, 1942 in Pottstown, she was a daughter of the late Allen and Pauline (Reynolds) Suloff. Her husband, Ronald L. "Ronnie" Leister, whom she married July 7, 1961, died Dec. 28, 2005.

     She is survived by two daughters, Tina M. and husband, Rick Crosson, of Lewistown and Dana C. and husband, Randy Spade, of Richfield; five grandchildren, Ashlie and Sydney Crosson, Westin Mayes, and Hunter and Hayden Spade, three great-grandchildren, Gracie, Mason and Brielle, and three siblings, Althea and husband, Clifton Reik, Jerry Suloff and Paul Suloff.

     She graduated from Juniata High School in 1961.

     She worked at Weis and at Panda Preschool, but she spent most of her time being a homemaker.

     She attended church and Sunday school at Calvary Bible Church.

     She enjoyed shopping and loved spending time with her family, especially with her grandchildren.

     Her funeral will be at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, Sep. 12, at Guss Funeral Home, Inc., 20 S. Third Street, Mifflintown, with Pastor Howard Houtz officiating. Interment will be in Union Cemetery, Mifflintown.

     There will be a viewing one hour prior to the services on Wednesday at the funeral home.

     In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society, 1375 Martin St., Ste. 206, State College, PA 16803 or to Calvary Bible Church, 100 Calvary Lane, Lewistown, PA 17044.

     Condolences may be left at

Charitable donations may be made in Sandra's memory to the following organizations:

American Cancer Society
1375 Martin St., Ste. 206, State College, PA 16803

Calvary Bible Church
100 Calvary Lane, Lewistown PA 17044

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Kathy Jo Reed
   Posted Mon September 10, 2018
We wish to send our deepest sympathy with the loss of your Mother. She was one of the sweetest people we were blessed to know. Her smile was contagious and so was her love for the Lord.

John and Kathy & Children

Leigh Phillips
   Posted Mon September 10, 2018

SPATHIPHYLLUM was sent by Bill Phillips and family.

I am honored and blessed to have known Sandy; she was truly a wonderful person and will be missed. Please accept our condolences and may our prayers help comfort the family. Bill, Leigh Ann, and Trey Phillips

Carolyn Wirt Gearhart
   Posted Tue September 11, 2018
So sad to hear of my dear friend Sandy's passing. We have been best friends since seventh grade. I was so glad to talk to her in May. She will be missed my me. Rest in peace Sandy