Dean, Norma ALTAMONT Norma Dean of Altamont, passed away peacefully in her home on May 10, 2021, surrounded by her loving family after a courageous battle with Parkinson's disease. Norma was born in Albany in 1931. She graduated from Altamont High School in 1950 and was married to the love of her life, Stanley, on August 1, 1954. Norma was a homemaker, raising four children of whom she was extremely proud. Once her children were in school, she worked as the secretary at the Altamont Reformed Church for over 25 years. Norma also spent her time volunteering for the Altamont Elementary PTA, teaching Sunday school and working at the Altamont Free Library after retirement. She loved spending time with her children and grandchildren, especially celebrating holidays together. Norma enjoyed family vacations to the lakes of the Adirondacks, including Schroon and Paradox. Norma was predeceased by her son Robert; and parents, William and Emma Wallace. Norma is survived by her husband of 66 years, Stanley Jr.; her son, Stan III; as well as daughters, Diane (Steve) Van Buren and Nancy (Paul) Warner. She is also survived by her three grandchildren, Andrea (Steve) Witham, Michael Dean (Scott), and Caitlyn Dean (Tucker). Special thanks to the nurses and staff of Community Hospice, particularly Leah and Melissa who helped take care of Norma. A private service will be held for family. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in Norma's memory to the Community Hospice, Gift Processing Center, 310 S. Manning Blvd., Albany, NY, 12208 or the Altamont Reformed Church, P.O. Box 671, Altamont, NY, 12009. To share condolences online, please visit DeMarcoStoneFuneralHome.com
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Published by Albany Times Union on May 13, 2021.