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Richard (Norm) Britt

June 26, 2022

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Richard “Norm” Britt, 68, of Centre St., Ashland, passed away Sunday, June 26, 2022, with his family by his side, at the Geisinger Medical Center, Danville.  Born at the former Ashland State General Hospital in Fountain Springs, November 12, 1953, he was the son of James and Margaret Muldowney Britt.  He was a graduate of the Mt. Carmel High School, class of 1972.  Norm was employed for 40 years at the Bethlehem Steel Company, Steelton, retiring as a Senior Operating Technician. He attended the Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, and he was a member of the Good Fellowship Club, both of Ashland. Norm and his wife Eloise loved to travel in the United States, visiting 37 states, as well as trips to Canada and Mexico.  Preceding him in death were brothers, Edward Muldowney McCarthy, James, William, Paul Britt, also sisters, Janet Susnoski, Marilyn Bolesta, Lillian Matty, Mary Louise Olear, and Lorraine McAndrew.


Wife:  Eloise Schrader Britt, married 46 years

Daughter:  Megan wife of Paul Rollenhagen, Ashland

Sister:  Harriet wife of Robert Koos, Ocean City, MD

Sister:  Eileen wife of Ralph Johnson, Taylorsville

Brother:  Bernard Britt and his wife Maureen, Kulpmont

Brother in Law:  Robert Matty, Philadelphia

Grandchildren: Kole and Bryce Rollenhagen

Many Nieces and Nephews

Relatives and friends are invited to a Celebration of Life Funeral Service, Thursday, July 14, 2022, at 11 AM, in the Christ Church Cemetery, Fountain Springs.  Officiating will be Rev. Dana Heckman Beil, pastor of The Evangelical Lutheran Church of the Good Shepherd, Ashland. Memorials may be made to the Washington Fire Company, 1307 Centre St., Ashland, PA., 17921. Visit  The Richard W. Fritz Funeral Home, Ashland, is in charge of funeral arrangements.

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Celebration of Life
July 14, 2022

11:00 AM
Christ Church Cemetery

Fountain Springs, PA 17921

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