Miriam Joann (Hendrickson) Norris, 83, of Hagerstown, passed away on Wednesday April 21, 2021 at Doey's House, surrounded by family.
Born on July 9, 1937 in Hagerstown, Miriam was the daughter of the late William, Sr. and Dorothy (Kinzer) Hendrickson. She was also preceded in death by her sisters, Margaret Barrett and Linda Hendrickson; and brother, William Hendrickson, Jr.
Miriam attended Hagerstown High School. She worked on the switchboard at the Washington County Hospital and worked at Western Maryland Hospital until her first child was born. After her children were in school, she returned to work at Clearview Nursing Home as a Nurse's Aide.
Miriam is survived by her loving husband of 62 years, Donald L. Norris; her daughter, Debra J. Norris; and her sons, Douglas L. Norris, Sr. and his wife Christine, and Timothy A. Norris; her grandchildren C. Nicole Norris, Shawntae M. Norris, Amanda K. Norris, and Douglas L. Norris, Jr.; and her great-grandchildren Gabrielle Norris, Rilynn Norris, Camber Norris, Evelyn Norris, Elise Norris, and Greyson Austin. She is also survived by her sisters Cynthia Jean Smith, Karen K. Hendrickson; and brothers Robert Hendrickson and wife Vicki, Gary Hendrickson and wife Linda, and Larry Hendrickson.
A funeral service will be held at Rest Haven Funeral Home on Monday, April 26, 2021 at 12:00 PM. Visitors will be received at the funeral home from 10:00 AM-12:00 PM. Interment will follow at Rest Haven Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Hospice of Washington County at 747 Northern Ave, Hagerstown, MD 21742.
Rest Haven Funeral Home is entrusted with arrangements.