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Obituary for Norma Blasing (Harvey)

Norma  Blasing (Harvey)
Norma Jane Blasing, 82 of Manhattan, KS passed away Monday, September 25, 2017 at Meadowlark Hills Collins House Care Facility, Manhattan, KS.

Memorial service and burial will be 11:00 AM, Tuesday, October 3, 2017 at Leavenworth National Cemetery, Leavenworth, KS. Memorials are suggested to Alzheimer’s Association or Meadow Lark Hill, Manhattan KS and may be sent in care of the Becker-Dyer-Stanton Funeral Home who is handling the arrangements. Online condolences may be left at

Norma was born on March 24, 1935 in Lawrence, NE the daughter of Jesse and Marie (Robinson) Harvey. She was housekeeper for Benedictine College and the laundry department at Mt. St. Scholastica. Norma was a member of the United Methodist Church in Manhattan. She had pride in keeping a clean house and enjoyed the outdoors. Norma’s greatest joy was her kids and grandchildren.

Norma married Max Blasing on June 29, 1957 in Manhattan, KS. He preceded her in death on January 9, 2005. Survivors include her children; Kevin and Darlene Blasing, Atchison, KS, Carolyn and Bill Hall, Gower, MO, Keith Blasing and Debbie Wishart, Manhattan, KS, Kimberly Blasing, Manhattan, KS, Kurtis Blasing, Manhattan, KS, Karen and Steve Bartlett, Camden Point, MO, Letah Gerdes and Bruce Kimmi, Atchison, KS, eleven grandchildren, fifteen great grandchildren with one on the way, numerous nieces and nephews and her extended family at Meadowlark Hill Collins House, Manhattan, KS.

She was also preceded in death by her parents and siblings.
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