Janice R. (Knittle) Norwich, 74, a lifelong resident of Frackville passed away Tuesday, June 23, 2020 at the Jefferson Torresdale Hospital, Philadelphia.
Born in Frackville, September 15, 1945, she was a daughter or the late Edna Knittle Moyer and the late step-father, Theodore Moyer.
She was a graduate of the former Frackville High School, class of 1964 and Alvernia College with a Bachelor of Arts Degree, in 1998.
Janice was a member of the First United Methodist Church, Frackville and was an active member of the former St. Peter United Church of Christ.
She worked for Central Highway Oil Company as an accountant for over 20 years and previously worked for local garment factories.
Janice was preceded by her husband George A. Norwich, Sr., in 2014; and a brother Theodore Moyer.
She is survived by two sons; George A Norwich, Jr. and his wife Tammi, Frackville; and Bryan Norwich and his wife Cheryl, Reading; grandchildren; Clarissa Norwich and her companion Sean Fitzgerald; Donovan Norwich; Joshua Norwich and wife Jocelyn; Andrew Norwich; Nina Minto and husband Daniel; Christopher, Thomas and Mary Lynagh; great-granddaughter; Swayzee Norwich and her pet dog Quint.
A Gravesite Memorial Service will be held at 11:00 a.m. Saturday, June 27, 2020 in Odd Fellows Cemetery, Frackville, with Rev. David Davis, pastor of the First United Methodist Church, Frackville officiating.