Norman Knier Obituary

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Norman R. Knier

June 14, 1920 - November 11, 2012
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Norman "Norm" R. Knier, 92, formerly of Newmanstown, died Sunday, November 11, 2012 in Manor Care, Lebanon. He was the husband of the late Elizabeth "Bessie" M. Leed Knier, who died July 2012. He was born June 14, 1920 in Millcreek Township, Lebanon County, a son of the late Harry and Emma Blauch Knier. He was a retired employee of the Reading Railroad and a member of the Independent Christian Church, Cocalico and the American Legion, Post 0945. He served in the US Army during World War II and was awarded the Purple Heart. Norm enjoyed hunting and fishing. He is survived by sons, Emerson N. husband of Kathy Knier and Earl H. husband of...
Norman "Norm" R. Knier, 92, formerly of Newmanstown, died Sunday, November 11, 2012 in Manor Care, Lebanon. He was the husband of the late Elizabeth "Bessie" M. Leed Knier, who died July 2012. He was born June 14, 1920 in Millcreek Township, Lebanon County, a son of the late Harry and Emma Blauch Knier. He was a retired employee of the Reading Railroad and a member of the Independent Christian Church, Cocalico and the American Legion, Post 0945. He served in the US Army during World War II and was awarded the Purple Heart. Norm enjoyed hunting and fishing. He is survived by sons, Emerson N. husband of Kathy Knier and Earl H. husband of Julie Knier both of Newmanstown; Norman H. Knier of Missouri and Robert L. Knier of Clay; 13 grandchildren; 15 great grandchildren; 3 great great grandchildren. He was preceded in death by a son, Harry Knier; daughter, Diane Knier; grandsons, Timothy Knier and James Knier. Funeral service will be held on Friday at 10:30 AM in the Clauser Funeral Home, N. Carpenter St., Schaefferstown with a viewing beginning on Friday at 9:30 AM. Interment will be made in the Schaefferstown Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in his memory to the Lebanon VA Medical Center, 1700 S. Lincoln Ave., Lebanon, PA 17042.

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