The Holy Spirit received the soul of Norbert J. Scanlan, who died Nov. 5, 2019 and brought him to the presence of the Lord.
Norbert was born Aug. 11, 1930, in Ebensburg, Pennsylvania. The son of the late Leo J. and Marie (Bard) Scanlan. Preceding him in death is his beloved wife, Catherine (Lieb) Scanlan, daughter Patricia (Scanlan) Kaller, and grandson Michael Joseph Kaller, sister Mary Louise Humbert and brothers Robert Scanlan, Leonard Scanlan and Clement Scanlan.
Norbert is survived by: David M. Scanlan and his wife Kathleen of Bow, NH, Martin L. Scanlan of Andover, Minnesota, Kathy Gruver and her husband David of Coplay, Pennsylvania, Barbara Trunfio and her husband Kenneth of Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania, Brian J. Scanlan and his wife Jeanie of Somersworth, New Hampshire, Debra Jean and her husband Arrison of Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania, Mary Beth Smith and her husband Morgen of Emerald Hills, California, and son-in-law Jeffrey Kaller of New Port Richey, Forida. He is also survived by 16 grandchildren, seven great grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews whom he loved tenderly and appreciated close relationships with throughout his life. Additionally, he is survived by a sister, Dorothy Miller of Parma, Ohio.
Friends and relatives will be received at a wake at the Church of Saint Luke, Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania with a Celebration of the Eucharist celebrated by Fr. Perry on Saturday, Nov. 9, 2019 at 11 a.m.
Funeral arrangements will be handled by Joseph J. Pula Funeral Home, Stroudsburg, PA and burial will take place at the Basilica of Saint Michael the Archangel in Loretto, PPennsylvania, at a later date. The family requests memorial donations be made to the Basilica of Saint Michael the Archangel in Loretto, Pennsylvania.