Rosella P. Norton, 80, of Elyria, passed away Thursday, October 31, 2013 in her home, after a 6 year fight with cancer. Born in rural Pennslyvania, she came to Cleveland in the summer of 1950 with a high school girlfriend, a bus ticket and $10.00 to look for a job. She was hired by Liberty Mutual Insurance on the first day, made many friends there and many life long friends.
She is survived by her husband, Phil Norton of Elyria; brothers, William Stephens of Ebensburg, Pennsylvania, John of Strongstown, Pennsylvania, Edward of Strongstown, Pennsylvania, Robert of Nanty Glo, Pennsylvania and Lawrence of Conemaugh, Pennsylvania.
A private burial service will take place at a later date in Woodlawn Cemetery in Lodi, Ohio.