Norma Holt

Obituary of Norma Y Holt

Norma Y. (Owens/Nestor) Holt passed away peacefully at Preston Memorial Hospital on February 10, 2022 at the age of 87.

She was born in St. George, WV on January 2, 1935, to the late John and Lela Pearl (King) Owens. She spent her childhood on the family farm in Tucker County with her 12 siblings. After graduating from Parsons High School, she married her first husband Woodrow (Woodie) Nestor in 1953 and they moved from the hills of West Virginia to Ohio before returning to Gladesville, WV. After Woodie passed, Norma married George Howard Holt in 1972 and moved to Arthurdale, WV where she spent the remainder of her life. Norma was a dedicated employee and retired from Streets Store. She spent her retirement years with her loving family, caring for her flowers and grandchildren. She will be remembered for her famous raisin filled cookies, beautiful flowers, amazing garden, and ability to always see the good in others.

Norma is survived by her children: Beverly (Bob) Wolfe of Independence, WV; Charles (Debbie) Nestor of Fellowsville, WV; Debbie (Mike) Sisler of Independence, WV; Nancy (Keith) Molnar of Farmington, MN; Joe (Anna) Holt of Volga, WV; Wilma McClung and Linda Holt both of Clifton Forge, VA; and Donnie (Bonnie) Holt of Arthurdale, WV. Her 4 remaining siblings: Melvin Owens; Bruce (Carol) Owens; Jean (Richard) Myers; and David (Jenny) Owens. Her numerous grandchildren: Rob (Lora) Wolfe; Aaron (Judy) Wolfe; Matthew Nestor; Melissa (Jeffrey) Hamrick; Allen (Crystal) Nestor; Chris (Crystal) Sisler; David (Leslie) Sisler; Jen (Jared) Sisler; Brandon (Emily) Molnar; Cameron Molnar; Samantha Holt; Tyler (Maggie) Holt, Lauren and Adriana Holt; Brevin and Braelyn Cummings; Mark Holt; Steve Holt; Marcia (Randy) Fullmer; Audra Rolen; Timmy (Jessica) Holt; Richard McClung; Michelle Jeffrey; and Dustin and Ashley McClung. She is also survived by many nieces, nephews, great grandchildren, and great-great grandchildren.

She was proceeded in death by her parents, husbands Woodie Nestor and Howard Holt; siblings (Geraldine, Junior, Edmund, Gertrude, Laura, James (Jim), Susan and Allen (Roy); son Larry Holt; and son-in-law Tom McClung.

Friends may call at the Field Funeral Home in Masontown on Monday, February 21, 2022, from 2 – 8 pm and Tuesday, February 22, 2022, from 10 am until the 11 am service time with Pastor Kevin Leadbeater officiating. Interment will follow at the Gladesville Cemetery.

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