Alvera B. Noll78, homemaker, enjoyed gardening

By on September 14, 2011

Alvera B. Noll

Alvera B. Noll, 78, of Manheim, died peacefully Saturday, Sept. 10, 2011 at the Maple Farms Nursing Center, Akron.

Born in Saxton, she was the daughter of the late Charles and Sarah Phipps Bair.

A homemaker, Alvera was the loving wife of the late Harry H. Noll Jr., who died in August of 1998. She was a member of the Rohrerstown Mennonite Church. Alvera’s interests included NASCAR, all types of gardening, cooking and canning. Through the years she enjoyed crocheting and donated many of her items to the Susquehanna Association for the Blind and Vision Impaired. Her life’s passion was her family and spending time with all her children and grandchildren.

Surviving is a daughter: Pamela J., wife of Christian N. Stauffer, of Manheim; a son: Harry E. "Gene" Noll, of Mount Joy; six grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; two brothers: E. Martin Bair, of Chambersburg; and Sharon Hunsberger, of Harleysville.

Preceding her in death is a son: Mark D. Noll; and six brothers: William, Charles, Palmer, Chester, Eugene and Ralph Bair.

Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend her funeral service at the Buch Funeral Home, 21 Market Square, Manheim, on Sept. 16 at 2:30 p.m. Interment will be in East Petersburg Mennonite Cemetery. There will be a viewing at the funeral home on Thursday evening from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. with additional viewing on Friday afternoon from 1:30 p.m. until the time of the service.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in Alvera’s memory to Hospice of Lancaster County, P.O. Box 4125, Lancaster, PA 17604-4125.

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