Friends may call Friday (May 11th) from 12 Noon to p.m. 245, Middlesex, NY 14507; or the Rushville Hose Co., P. He was the son of Charles and Rachel Houghton Holtz. Norm and his wife, Barbara, lived in Shortsville for many years. He was an animal lover who also loved fishing, camping, gardening and mowing grass.Norm also enjoyed his old International and Allis Chalmers tractors.Please visit send a message of condolence to the Devlin family. He was born in October 1918 in Jeannette, PA to Lucy and Esker Frum._______________________________________________ Penn Yan - Howard P. From an early age he was an avid outdoorsman and keen observer of nature, sharing numerous hunting and fishing adventures with his wife and children.He purchased the Keuka Lumber Company prior to moving to Florida, where he had a construction and development company.Howard was a council leader for the Boy Scouts of America and was awarded the Silver Beaver Award. While living in Florida, Howard was well known in his community for his talent for woodworking.Norm was predeceased by his parents; and his sister and brother-in-law, Glennis and Chuck Hoover.
Dorothy was predeceased by her daughter, Virginia Tighe; two sisters, Florence Flook and Mary Rowley; and two brothers, “Bud” Jones and Thomas Jones. Ron was a member of the Shortsville Rod & Gun Club and the Middlesex Conservation Club. Donna was predeceased by her parents; her brother, Everett Holland, Jr.; her brother and sister-in-law, Robert and Robin Bassett; and brother-in-law, Gene Bassett. Friends may call Friday (April 20th) from 4 to 8 p.m. Paulette was a 1973 graduate of Marion High School. Paulette was on the Women’s Discipleship Board for the NY State Church of God.
He was a hard worker, who never gave up when he faced many medical challenges toward the end of his life.
Norm is survived by his wife of 57 years, Barbara; three children, Norma (Kevin) Clark, Wayne (Stephanie) Holtz and Kimberly (Matthew) Hyde; six grandchildren, Nicholas, Steven, Patrick (Cari), Rachel, Jessica and Jack; two great-grandchildren, Collin and Mollie; mother-in-law, Jane Pulsipher; sister-in-law, Julie Harris; nephew, Jerry (Tanya) Hoover; and his best friend and buddy, “Buster”.
Following the service, Howard was employed by Haloid (Rochester NY) and the Ward Company (Ohio).
He and his family subsequently moved to Penn Yan, where he was employed by Sylvania (Seneca Falls) and was president of the Angler Boat Company (Penn Yan).
Memorial contributions may be made to American Diabetes Association, 160 Allens Creek Rd., Rochester, NY 14618; American Heart Association, 25 Circle St., Suite 102, Rochester, NY 14607; Golisano Children’s Hospital, 601 Elmwood Ave., Rochester, NY 14642.