Gass, Norma Noraean, a 7 year resident of Camarillo after spending 47 years in Redondo Beach, passed away on Saturday, October 20, 2007 in Camarillo. Born in St. Joseph, Missouri, Norma was 92 when she died. Norma was a member of First United Methodist Church and... Career notes: Spent 14 years as a librarian. Personal interests: Loved camping with family and friends. Hobbies: Began playing the violin at age 12 and played for 70 years of her life Civic activities: Passions: Was a founding member of the Beach Cities Symphony. Norma retired after playing the violin for 50 years with a special recognition from the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors, 4th District. Fan of: The Los Angeles Dodgers Relationships: She is survived by Daughter, Karen (Rodger) Gregerson of Ahwahnee, CA, Daughter, Pam Price of Camarillo, CA, Brother Stanley (Beverly) Roberts of Claremont, CA, and Grandchildren, Kim (Barry) Marczuk of Camarillo, CA, Tim Price of San Diego, CA, Mark (Michele) Gregerson of Brentwood, CA, and Doug (Ally) Gregerson of Oakley, CA, as well as 6 great-grandchildren. Preceded in death by her parents Cheslea and Helen Roberts as well as siblings Cheslea Roberts, Virginia Murray, Adrai-Fern Jones, Marjorie Hutton, and David Roberts. A gathering of family & friends will be held at Pacific Crest Cemetery Chapel on Saturday, October 27, 2007 from 12:00 P.M. until 1:00 P.M. with the funeral service starting at 1:00 P.M and burial immediately thereafter. A reception will follow at White & Day Manhattan Beach Chapel from 2:30 P.M. until 5:00 P.M. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Beach Cities Symphony, P.O. Box 248, Redondo Beach, CA 90277.

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  1. I worked with Norma just before her retirement in 1990 from Henderson Library in Torrance. Gerry called to tell me she had passed. All the best to her daughters.

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