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BERARD, Elizabeth A. "Liz" (Diehl)

Berard - Elizabeth A. "Liz" (nee Diehl) Age 88, of Niagara Falls, NY, died on June 22, 2016 in Naples, FL. Born in Jordan Township, PA, on January 19, 1928, daughter of Willis and Cynthia Diehl (Eagler). She moved to Niagara Falls after graduating high school and resided there for the remainder of her life. Liz was a homemaker providing a loving home for her husband, the late Emmett Berard, and their daughter. After he retired, she and Emmett enjoyed traveling. Church was a very important piece of her life. She served as an elder, deacon and Sunday School Superintendent over the many years of her membership with Riverside Presbyterian Church. Survivors include her daughter, Cynthia "Cindy" Obey (John); granddaughter, Elizabeth Stark (Michael); great-granddaughters, Emma and Anna Stark; sister, Gladys Russo; several nieces and nephews. In addition to her beloved husband, Liz was preceded in death by her sisters and brothers, Miriam Tedesco, Dorothy Russo, James and Barney Diehl. A Celebration of Life Service will be held on Saturday, August 27th at 11:00 AM at Riverside Presbyterian Church. Memorial donations may be made to Riverside Presbyterian Church, 815 84th Street, Niagara Falls, NY 14304 or Avow Hospice, 1095 Whippoorwill Lane, Naples, FL 34105. Online condolences visit

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