Norma L. Yingling

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Norma Louise Yingling, 94, formerly of Union Bridge, died Sunday, Jan. 6, 2013, at Homewood at Plum Creek in Hanover, Pa.

Born Feb. 5, 1918, in Frederick County, she was the daughter of the late Norman and Cora Kump Graham. She was the wife of Clifford Lindaman Yingling, who died in 1971.

She was formerly employed with H.L. Hartz Clothing Factory, retiring in 1982. She had worked part time at the Union Bridge Pharmacy and as a hostess with Hartzler Funeral Home. She was a member of Union Bridge Church of the Brethren, where she was active with the Fellowship Committee. She enjoyed spending time with her family and at family gatherings and going to church.

Surviving are daughter and son-in-law Reba L. and Richard Crabbs, of Littlestown, Pa.; grandchildren Leesa Crabbs, Lorri Baker and husband Paul, Lynn Malone and husband Mark, and R. Allen Crabbs; great-grandchildren Shannon Bauerlien, Rachael Stewart, Joshua Baker, Becky Crouse, Anthony Fabrick, Nathan Baker, Devon Crabbs and Lacee Crabbs; seven great-great-grandchildren; a brother, Richard Graham and wife Margaret, of Taneytown; a sister-in-law, Isabelle R. Graham, of Frederick; and several nieces and nephews.

She was predeceased by a son, C. Randall Yingling, in 2001; sister, Genora Graham; and brothers Kenneth and Gerald "Dick" Graham.

The family will receive friends from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday at Hartzler Funeral Home, 6 E. Broadway, Union Bridge.

A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Union Bridge Church of the Brethren, 124 S. Main St., Union Bridge, with her pastor, the Rev. James Benedict, officiating. Interment will be St. Paul's Lutheran Cemetery in Uniontown.

Memorial contributions may be sent to Union Bridge Church of the Brethren, 124 S. Main St., Union Bridge, MD 21791; or to Homewood at Plum Creek, 425 Westminster Ave., Hanover, PA 17331.

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Published in Carroll County Times on Jan. 7, 2013