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Frick, Norman E., Jr.




Norman E. Frick, Jr., 99 of Verona passed away peacefully at his home on Wednesday, June 6, 2018. Norm “Juge” was born on February 22, 1919 in Verona to the late Dorcas B. and Norman E. Frick, Sr. and graduated from Verona High School as Class President in 1937. He served in the Army Air Corps as a Staff Sargent in the South Pacific during World War II and also served in the Air Force from 1950-1951 as a Tech Sargent. Norm was employed by Bell of PA for 38 years before retiring as a Project Engineer. In addition, Juge was Drum Major and Commander of the Vern Acklin Drum and Bugle Corps from 1946-1958. Norm coached St. Joseph School Basketball for many years. However, Norm’s favorite times were those spent with his wife and family at the beach in Stone Harbor, New Jersey, where he was dubbed the Unofficial Mayor. Norm was preceded in death by his beloved wife of 60 years, Jayne and is survived by his 5 children: Sally Frick of Monroeville, Peggy (Dennis) Hagerman of Indianapolis, Norman E. Frick, III of Verona, Mindy (Terry) Gingrich of Harrisburg, and Terry Frick of Verona. He will be greatly missed by his grandchildren: Sally A. Frick, Andrea Frick, Jake (Shannon) Frick, Megan (A.J.) Abramczyk, Adam and Emily Gingrich, Alicia (Bryan) Weingart, and Molly Frick, as well as 4 great-grandchildren: Elijah and Maddie Rose Frick and Emerick and Cassius Weingart. Norm is survived by his sister-in-law, Mary Grace Miller of Oakmont, Brother-in-law Benedict Gessler of Hampton, and Don Dixon of Youngstown, Ohio. He is also survived by many nieces and nephews. Friends and relatives will be received on Thursday, June 7, 2018 from 1-8 p.m. at the BURKET-TRUBY FUNERAL HOME CREMATION & ALTERNATIVE SERVICES, INC. 421 Allegheny Ave. Oakmont. Funeral Service Friday, June 8, 2018, 11 a.m. in the funeral home. In Lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in his name to the Joseph A. Massaro Alzheimer’s Research Fund at the Pittsburgh Foundation, Five PPG Place, Suite 250, Pittsburgh, PA 15222