October 9, 1938 ~ June 11, 2008
Greece: Peacefully, Wednesday, June 11, 2008, surrounded by his family. Survived by his loving wife, Eleanor “Mickey” Gath; son, Timothy (Dawn) Gath; daughter, Elizabeth Gath; sisters, Barbara (David) Oldfield, Debbie Gath (Nate Mancuso); brother, Douglas Gath; grandchildren, Taylor and Joshua Gath, MaryBeth Ondulich; many nieces and nephews. Norm was a member of Bethel Christian Fellowship and an avid bridge player. He had a lifelong interest in gaining insight in just about everything, especially classical music. Norm embraced life to the fullest and cherished his family and friends. Family and Friends may call Friday 1:30-2:30 PM at the Vay-Schleich & Meeson Funeral Home 1075 Long Pond Road. His Funeral Service will follow calling at 2:30 PM in the Funeral Home Chapel. Interment, Private. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Humane Society of Yates County, 1216 Route 14 A, Penn Yan, NY 14527 or the charity of your choice in his memory.