Norma C. Reish

Born: Sat., Oct. 2, 1926
Died: Sun., Dec. 30, 2018


10:00 AM to 11:00 AM, Thu., Jan. 03, 2019
Location: Yost-Gedon Funeral Home

Funeral Service

11:00 AM Thu., Jan. 03, 2019
Location: Yost-Gedon Funeral Home

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Norma C. Reish of Lock Haven, 92, passed away Sunday, December 30, 2018. She was born October 2, 1926 in Lockport, the daughter of Scott L. and Rosina Swope Williams. On February 22, 1949, she married Paul L. Reish who preceded her in death.

Norma worked primarily as a homemaker and was well known for her baked goods. She graduated from Lock Haven High School in 1944 and worked for some time at the Bell Telephone as an operator after graduating from school. She enjoyed watching tennis and Steeler football, and also enjoyed playing cards with her family. Norma was a member of the United Evangelical Lutheran Church in Lock Haven.

Norma is survived by a son; Andrew (Lori Miller) Reish, a daughter; Paula (Rick) Ardner, four grandchildren: Jason (Miho) Reish, Andrea Hannum, Christina and Abby Ardner (Brian Parsons), and three great grandchildren. She is also survived by a sister in law; Margaret Williams.

In addition to her husband, Norma was preceded in death by seven siblings: Dean Williams, Emma Passell, Floy Williams, Mary Yearick, Leslie Williams, Russell Williams, and Margaret Poremsky.

Funeral Services for Norma C. Reish will be held Thursday, January 3, 2019 at 11:00 AM in the Yost-Gedon Funeral Home & Cremation Services, LLC, 121 W. Main St., Lock Haven, officiating will be Pastor Karl Runser, III of the United Evangelical Lutheran Church, Lock Haven. Family and friends will be received in the funeral home one hour prior to services.

In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made in Norma’s name to the United Evangelical Lutheran Church, 104 W. Church St., Lock Haven, PA 17745

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Bob & Henrietta Reish Else
   Posted Mon December 31, 2018
We are so sorry to learn of Aunt Norma's passing. Our most sincere sympathies to Andy and Paula and their families. Please forgive us for not being able to attend the Memorial Service and Funeral on Thursday. Our prayers are with you.

Howard Thomas Reynolds
   Posted Mon January 07, 2019
Norma and I attended the Upper Lock Port School ----and every time I would see Norma and Paul---they were always together ---I would say HELLO to Norma in Particular ___She would always say HELLO in return "cause she knew me" as a "Lock Port Person always with a big SMILE Alma Probst' was Our teacher ---I wanted to attend the Services for Norma but I don't get around that well --cause I am in my 90's __

I will miss Norma and Paul---Hopefully I will see them when I see my wife who died in 2016

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