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Norma Lea Slater

April 14, 1929 — April 14, 2021

Norma Lea Slater was a caring wife, mother, grandmother, sister, and friend. She left this world peacefully on her birthday, April 14, 2021, at age 92. Norma is preceded in death by her parents Fred and Florence Hecker, her husband Harry E. Slater, her sister Dot Small, and one half-brother Don Slingluff. Norma was born in Greenville, Pennsylvania on April 14, 1929. After graduating from high school, she found her lifelong love, Harry Slater, on a romantic whim during a prearranged blind date. They created a beautiful home and family together and traveled the world during Harry’s military service, having four beautiful children. Norma is survived by her sister Bonnie Kimmy, her four children and their families – Jennifer Gail Slater, Paula Fowler, Tim and Jami Slater, Tom and Leigh Anne, and grand-dog, Otis Slater; 8 grandchildren – Paul, Samantha, Zackery, Lucas, Jackie, Curtis, Stacy, and Todd, and 16 great grandchildren Norma loved spending time at home creating a caring and loving environment for her children, husband, and friends. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Rose and Black Funeral Home & Crematory, INC. 99 Franklin Street, Stoneboro, where family and friends are welcome Tuesday April 20, from 1-2 pm, a time of prayer will take place at 2 pm, with interment to follow in Hadley Cemetery. In lieu of flowers or gifts, please donate to the Harry E. Slater Memorial Scholarship Fund (#94167) at MTSU in Murfreesboro, TN. To donate please call the fund at 615-898-2502. Online condolences may be sent to the family by visiting
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Tuesday, April 20, 2021

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99 Franklin St., Stoneboro, PA 16153

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Hadley, PA

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