Norma G. Hand, 91, of Danville PA and formerly
of New Jersey passed away peacefully on December 27, 2020 at Emmanuel
Nursing Center in Danville PA. She was born March 23, 1929 in Danville PA
the daughter of the late William and Helen Fahringer Gateman.
She graduated from Ralpho Township High School
in 1947. She also graduated from Temple University School of Dental Hygiene
She was married for 43 years to the late Jay L.
Hand. They were married November 25, 1950.
She was employed as a dental hygienist in
several dental practices in New Jersey for over 40 years, retiring in 1992.
Norma was a member of St. Johnís Lutheran
Church Mayberry Township Danville PA.
She loved traveling to Europe and enjoyed
traveling to New York City to visit the museums and galleries.
Norma is survived by one daughter, the Reverend
Lesley J. Hand of Reading PA. Also surviving are numerous cousins, nieces,
and nephews as well as three sisters-in-law and two brothers-in-law.
She was preceded in death by one brother, C.
Dale Gateman on October 9, 2006.
A Celebration of Normaís life will be announced
at a later date.
Memorial Contributions may be made to St.
Johnís Lutheran Church 59 High Road Danville PA or St. Johnís Lutheran
Church Cemetery Fund at the same address.
Arrangements are under the direction of Visneski Funeral Home, Inc. 42 W.
Mahoning Street, Danville, PA 17821.
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