Lillian J. Zerbst


POLAND — Lillian J. Zerbst, 75, of Norway, passed away surrounded by her loved ones Wednesday, Dec. 6, at her daughter’s home. Lillian was born in Brooklyn, N.Y., on April 1, 1942, the daughter of Martin Joost and Anna Catharina (Hons) Joost. A graduate of Huntington High School in New York, she later graduated from SUNY-Cobleskill and also attended Hofstra University. She married Kenneth A. Zerbst on Oct. 4, 1964. Lillian was a homemaker most of her life and had also worked at New England Tel. and Tel. She did volunteer work for Stephens Memorial Hospital and the Norway Library.

Surviving are her husband, of Norway; their daughter, Tina M. Zerbst; and grandchildren, Brian Mailly and Brooklyn Libby. The family would like to give special thanks to Beacon Hospice, Samantha Hewey, Jane Inman, Wade Libby and David Mailly.

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