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Elsie T. (Michalowski) Norcavage

Elsie NorcavageElsie T. (Michalowski) Norcavage, age 94 of 123 N. Jardin St., Shenandoah passed away peacefully Thursday afternoon at her residence with family at her side.

Born in Shenandoah on February 11, 1918 she was a daughter of the late Enoch and Sophie Michalowski.

Mrs. Norcavage was a member of St. George’s Church, Shenandoah.  Earlier, she was a member of St. Casimir’s Church, Shenandoah.

She was the last surviving member of her immediate family.  Preceding her in death in addition to her parents were her husband John Norcavage in 1985; a daughter, Joan Hobbs in 2002; five brothers, Victor, Joseph, Wallace, Enoch Jr. and Vincent Michalowski.

Surviving are four daughters, Gloria E. Norcavage with whom she resided, Patricia Whitecavage of Mahanoy City, Susan Supreme of Shenandoah and Kathleen Klein and her husband Robert of Hellertown; seven grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren, three great-great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews and cousins.

Funeral services will be held Monday at 9:30 am from Walukiewicz-Oravitz Fell Funeral Home, 132 S. Jardin St., Shenandoah.  A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Monday at 10:00 am in St. Casimir’s Church, 229 N. Jardin St., Shenandoah.  Rev. Msgr. Ronald C. Bocian, Pastor will officiate.  Interment will follow in St. Casimir’s Cemetery, Shenandoah Heights.

Relatives and friends may call at the funeral home Sunday evening from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm.

Expressions of sympathy can be made to Hospice of Central Pennsylvania, 301 One Norwegian Plaza, Pottsville, PA 17901 or the church or charity of choice.

Walukiewicz-Oravitz Fell Funeral Home, Shenandoah is in charge of the arrangements. 

Elsie T. (Michalowski) Norcavage Has One Condolence Posted:

  1. Eileen Sytulek says:

    So very sorry for your loss. I will always remember that great big smile on your Mother’s face. She was a dear. Our prayers go out to all of you.
    Eileen & Joe