Dawn Marie Norris left her family on earth to be with her Heavenly Father in paradise on Thursday.
Dawn was born in Wilkes Barre, on Feb. 7, 1964, the daughter of Mary Ann (Yurkin) Strohl and the late Frederick Gibbons. She was a 1982 graduate of the West Side Vocational-Technical School, Pringle. She was employed as a manager for McDonald's Restaurant, Shavertown. She was a member of the Back Mountain Harvest Assembly Church, Trucksville.
Preceding her in death, besides her father, Frederick Gibbons, were brother Robert Gibbons in 2005 and her beautiful niece Kelci Gibbons in 2012.
Surviving are her three beautiful sons, Chris Coburn and his wife, Bridget, Dallas; Kevin Norris, Shavertown; and Joshua Norris and his companion, Josie Yankovich, Dallas. Dawn left behind two beautiful grandchildren, Dominic and Sophira Coburn. She loved them dearly and enjoyed spending time visiting and playing with them. Dawn was married to a wonderful man, Charles Norris, Shavertown. Also surviving are her mother and stepfather, Mary Ann and Ronald Strohl, Shavertown; brother, Raymond Gibbons, and his wife, Kelly, Dallas, and James Gibbons, Odenton, Md.; stepsister, Lori Zighnicky, and her husband, Jack, Dickson City; several aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins.
Private funeral services are being held at the convenience of the family. There will be no calling hours at the funeral home. Arrangements are by George A. Strish Inc. Funeral Home, 105 N. Main St., Ashley.
George A Strish Inc Funeral Home
105 N Main St
Ashley, PA 18706
Published in Times Leader on Aug. 19, 2013