Norma Jean (Earnest) Hartzell, age 85 of West Finley passed away on April 5, 2021, at the South Hills Rehabilitation and Wellness Center in Canonsburg, PA.
She was born on February 3, 1936 in West Finley Township a daughter of the late Lloyd Conley and Mary Ellen (Stollar) Earnest of West Finley, PA.
Jean was a 1954 graduate of the former West Alexander High School. She was a lifelong resident of the West Finley area. Jean married the late Don Encil Hartzell on September 8, 1954 and was happily married for 26 years before his passing on October 25, 1980. She was a member of the Windy Gap Presbyterian Church. She was the Treasurer to the West Finley Cemetery Association for 30 years. Jean was a member of the West Finley Fire Department Ladies Auxiliary, Women’s Club, Mother’s Club, and the Friendship Club, all of West Finley.
She is survived by her two sons, Doug (Lynley) Hartzell of West Finley, and Mark Hartzell of West Alexander, and five grandchildren.
In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by a son Dennis, and a baby girl.
Friends will be received on Friday, April 9, 2021 from 11AM to 2PM at Kesterson-Rush Funeral Home, LLC. 3275 W. Roy Furman Hwy., Rogersville, PA 15359. Telephone: 724-499-5181. The funeral service will be held Friday, April 9, 2021 at 2PM at the funeral home with Pastor Gary Crawford, officiating. Burial will follow at West Finley Cemetery 398 Burnsville Ridge Rd, West Finley, PA 15377 in West Finley Township, Washington County.
Please view and sign the online tribute wall at www.kestersonfh.com.