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Norma Goss George

July 11, 1927 ~ March 15, 2018 (age 90)
Norma Goss George, 90, of Daleville, went to be with her Lord and Savior Thursday, March 15, 2018.

Norma was born in Trafford, Pennsylvania July 11, 1927 and lived in Botetourt County since 1993. She was the daughter of the late Paul and Laura Henderson Goss.

Norma and her husband of 61 years, Kenneth R. George Sr., were members of the Bonsack United Methodist Church of Roanoke where they sang in the choir. They were also involved in the Emmaus Community. In addition to being an avid reader, she loved being outside and enjoying the beauty of nature. She liked identifying wild flowers and birds, and a field guide and binoculars were always close at hand. Norma and “Kenny” were golfers and traveled widely in The United States and abroad.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Kenneth R. George, Sr.; and her sisters June Richardson and Patty Varsafsky. Norma is survived by her sons and daughters-in-law Dr. Kenneth and Denise George of Fincastle, Douglas and Kay George of Eagle Rock, and Harold George of Roanoke; daughter and son-in-law Marilyn and Scott Duncan of Nellysford, Virginia; grandchildren Derek George of Troutville and Kathryn Huntington of Duluth, Georgia.

A memorial service honoring Norma’s life will be 2:00pm Tuesday, April 3 at The Glebe Botetourt Room, 200 Glebe Boulevard, Daleville.

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In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Angels of Assisi Animal Shelter, 415 Campbell Avenue, SW, Roanoke, VA 24016, or to a local animal shelter of your choice.

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