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Nora M. VerHuel

December 26, 2009

Nora M. VerHuel, 73, of Harveys Lake, passed away Saturday, December 26, 2009, at Hospice Care of the VNA, Inpatient Unit, Heritage House, Wilkes-Barre.

Mrs. VerHuel was born in Wilkes-Barre, on May 6, 1936, and was a daughter of the late Roscoe and Laura Sites Harrison, Sr.

Nora was employed as a van driver for handicapped children. She was a member of St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, Dallas.

Her husband, John, died in 1985; and her daughter, Bonnie L. Johnson, died in 2001. She was also preceded in death by a brother, Howard Harrison; and a sister, Naomi Miller.

She is survived by her son-in-law, James M. Johnson, of Florida; grandchildren, Tamaro Johnson and Summer Sommer; and a great-granddaughter, Belldandy Sommer; brothers, Andrew Harrison, of North Carolina, and Roscoe Harrison Jr., of Michigan; and a sister; Donna Bennett, of Georgia.

Funeral will be held Tuesday at 2 p.m. from the Curtis L. Swanson Funeral Home, Inc., corner of routes 29 & 118, Pikes Creek, with the Rev. Charles H. Grube officiating. Interment will be in the Idetown Cemetery, Lehman Township. Friends may call from 1 to 2 p.m., prior to the service on Tuesday.

The family requests that in lieu of flowers, memorial contributions be sent to the American Heart Association of Northeastern Pennsylvania, 71 N. Franklin St., Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701.

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