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Norma L. Knapp

March 17, 1936 ~ June 10, 2019 (age 83)

Norma L. "Tookie" Knapp, 83, of Summerville, died Monday June 10, 2019 at Penn Highlands in DuBois.

      Born March 17, 1936 in Coolspring, PA, she was the daughter of the late George Luther and Kathryn (Mowrey) Stahlman.  She attended elementary school in Coolspring and graduated from Punxsutawney High School.  Norma obtained a degree in accounting from DuBois Business College.  On October 1, 1966 she married the late Theadore A. Knapp in Coolspring.  Norma worked as a medical receptionist for Dr. Randon and Oscar McKinley, and later for Dr. Lynch and Dr. Prusakowski. 

       Norma belonged to the Roseville Grange and was a member of the Mt. Pleasant United Methodist Church.  She enjoyed going to McDonalds for coffee, Senior activity groups, visiting friends, and car rides to site see. 

       Norma is survived by a nephew, Tom (Betty) Stahlman of Brookville; two great nieces, Becky (Jim) Hays and Kim (Mike) Carrier both of Brookville, and two great-great nieces Amanda and Amber Carrier of Brookville.  Also surviving are four sister-in-law; two step children; numerous step-grandchildren; numerous step nephews and nieces; and numerous step great-nephews and great-nieces.

       Along with her parents and husband, Norma is preceded in death by her brother, Thomas F. Stahlman and her sister Nancy N. Stahlman. 

       Friends will be received on Friday June 14, 2019  from 2:00 - 4:00 PM and 6:00 - 8:00 PM and Saturday June 15, 2019 from 10:00 - 11:00 AM at the Furlong Funeral Home, corner of Broad Street and 1st Ave. Summerville, PA.   A funeral service will immediately follow visitation at 11:00 AM.  Interment will follow at the Coolspring Cemetery, Oliver Twp., Jefferson County.

       Memorials may be made to Mt. Pleasant UMC, 7821 Mt. Pleasant Rd., Summerville, PA 15864 or a charity of one's choice.

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