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Norma L. Bluhm

August 1, 1931 ~ March 6, 2021 (age 89)


Norma L. Bluhm, passed away peacefully on March 6, 2021. She was born in Akron, New York on August 1, 1931 to the late Warren and Amelia (Czolgosz) Leight.

Norma was a 1949 graduate of Akron Central High School. She married Clair Bluhm on June 16, 1951 and they shared 63 wonderful years together. Her first job out of high school was at National Gypsum where she made many lifelong friends. Norma was a member of the Newstead Historical Society and very involved with St. John’s Lutheran Church. She enjoyed canning and gardening in her spare time.

Loving mother of Diane (Andrew) Edwards of Fairview PA, JoAnn Bluhm, and Thomas (Kristine) Bluhm; loving grandmother of Phillip (Wren) Edwards, Zachary (Christine) Bluhm, and Kaitlin Bluhm. She is also survived by four great grandchildren, Riley, Grey, Andrew, and Leah and several nieces and nephews. Norma is predeceased by her husband, Clair Bluhm and a sister, Evelyn Doster.

Friends and relatives may call on Tuesday, March 9 , 2021 from 3 to 7 pm at Ross Funeral Home of Akron, LLC. Services will be private. Burial at Mt. Olive Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Hearts and Hands of Akron or Hospice Buffalo. 

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March 9, 2021

3:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Ross Funeral Home of Akron
10 Eckerson Avenue
Akron, NY 14001

Funeral Service
March 10, 2021

11:00 AM
Ross Funeral Home of Akron
10 Eckerson Avenue
Akron, NY 14001


Hearts and Hands
1412 Sweet Home Road, Amherst NY 14228

Hospice Buffalo
225 Como Park Blvd., Buffalo NY 14227

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