Norma  Robich


Norma Robich, a longtime resident of 815 Service Ave., Sharon, passed away on Friday, May 17, 2019, at the Brookdale Kenwood Assisted Living facility in Cincinnati, Ohio. Norma was 92 years old.
Mrs. Robich was born June 3, 1926, in Sharon, the younger of two daughters born to Rose and Martin Trobentar. She was a graduate of Sharon High School class of 1944 where she concentrated in the home economics area as an honor student.
Norma was a longtime Sharon homemaker and was active in the Slovenian community. Norma was an avid cook and baker, specializing in ethnic Slovenian and Croation dishes. She was also active for many years in both the Slovenian Workingmen's Educational Club, Sharon, and the Croatian Fraternal Union Lodge 126, Farrell. Norma was an accomplished seamstress, enjoyed singing, dancing polkas and listening to classical music. Along with her late husband Ed, she was a member of St. Joseph's Church, Sharon.
On Jan. 25, 1947, Norma married her one and only true love, Ed Robich, with whom she made her home in Sharon for 60+ years. Ed was a decorated war veteran in WWII. Together, Norma and Ed raised three sons, all of whom graduated from Sharon High School. Norma dedicated her life to the love and care of her family.
Norma is survived by her two sons, Dennis Robich (Stephanie), Milford, Ohio; Tom Robich (Patricia) Wexford, Pa.; Leslie Robich, widow of James Robich; and four grandchildren, Mark Robich (Melissa); Gregory Robich (Lisa); Joshua Robich; and Rachel (Robich) Low (Terry); three great-grandchildren, Chloe and Channing Robich and Joshua James Low.
Norma was preceded in death by her parents; her husband Ed; her son James "Jim" Robich; and her sister Evelyn Garm.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial contributions be made to St. Joseph's Church, 79 Case Ave., Sharon, PA 16146.

Norma, 92, of 815 Service Ave., Sharon.
Calling hours: 9 to 11 a.m. Saturday (5-25-19) in JOHN FLYNN FUNERAL HOME & CREMATORY, INC., 2630 E. State St., Hermitage. Friends may sign the guestbook at
Funeral service: 11 a.m. Saturday in the funeral home chapel with Rev. Tom Whitman officiating.
Burial: America's Cemetery.
Published on May 21, 2019
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3 posts

Kathy Mulligan Smith
Jun 03, 2019
My memories of Mrs Robich are fond and from my childhood. I can still see her hanging her laundry outside....She outlived all of our parents. It’s always hard to loose your mom. Always. I’m so very sorry for your heartache!
Don Harrell
Jun 02, 2019
The Robich family was our next door neighbor. Mrs. Robich was kind to everyone. We remember her fondly.
Shirley and Tom Fruit
May 23, 2019
There could never be a warmer welcome than when you knocked on that 815 Service ave. door! Norma always made you feel like they couldn’t wait to see you. She will be kindly and lovingly remembered. We love that Robich family!