90th birthday

By Megan Kennedy

February 25, 2014

Norma Back of Somerville recently celebrated her 90th birthday.

Norma (Hogan) Bach of Somerville was born Jan. 24, 1924 to Joseph and Julia (Vickers) Hogan in Middletown.

Norma was the oldest of five children. On May 21, 1941, she married Nelson Bach in Middletown. The two were married nearly 70 years until his death in 2012.

Norma has four children: -Ronda (Roy) Buehner, Karen (Gary) Morton, Sonny (Sally) Bach, Richard (Nancy) Bach. She has nine grandchildren, 23 great-grandchildren, and seven great-great-grandsons.

Norma owned and taught ceramics at Beechwood Ceramics for 17 yrs.

Norma has been a member of Greenbush Ladies Aide for over 55 yrs. She is a member of West Elkton United Methodist Church.