Nora Royer

October 25, 1934 - May 18, 2019
Nora Royer

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Nora Kathryn (Howell) Royer 84, of East Liverpool, OH died Saturday May 18, 2019 following a long fought battle with cancer.
She was born in Verda, KY on October 25, 1934, the oldest daughter of the late Emerson T. and Zora G. (Vanover) Howell.

Living most of her life in the area, Mrs. Royer was a loving wife and mother to her two sons.

Her husband, Donald Gilbert Royer, preceded her in death on September 15, 2013. They were married on April 22, 1961.
Nora was a member of the Pleasant Heights Baptist Church for 49 years, where she was the assistant to the financial secretary. She taught Sunday School for 35 years and assisted with Bible School. She was a member of the Women’s Missionary Fellowship and president for 2 years.
She is survived by her two sons, Donald Emerson Royer of Simpsonville, SC and William Joseph Royer and his wife Deborah Anne of Sterling, VA; a brother Herman M. Howell of Hammondsville, Ohio and three sisters, Deloris Lombardozzi of Wellsville, OH, Shirley Marshall of East Liverpool, OH and Verna Presley of Burgettstown, Pennsylvania.

Services will be held at the Martin MacLean Altmeyer Funeral Homes in Calcutta on Wednesday, May 22, 2019 at 11:00 AM with Life Celebrant Don Bangor officiating. Burial will take place at Pine Grove Cemetery beside her husband.
The family will be present to receive friends at the funeral home in Calcutta on Tuesday, May 21, 2019 from 6:00 to 8:00 PM.
The family would like to extend a thank you to the caring staff at the Crossroads of Beaver Creek. Memorial Contributions may be made to Pine Grove Cemetery: 5040 Twp. Road 289, Hammondsville, Ohio 43930

Family and friends may view this obituary, sign the guestbook or send condolences online at or by visiting the funeral home facebook page.


Wednesday, May 22, 2019
11:00 AM

Martin MacLean Altmeyer Funeral Homes Calcutta Chapel - Directions
15872 St. Clair Avenue
Calcutta, Ohio 43920


Wednesday, May 22, 2019

Pine Grove Cemetery - Directions

Hammondsville, OH


Tuesday, May 21, 2019
6:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Martin MacLean Altmeyer Funeral Homes Calcutta Chapel - Directions
15872 St. Clair Avenue
Calcutta, Ohio 43920

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  • May 21, 2019
    Anthony Lombardozzi says:
    God Bless you Aunt Nora Love Always the Lombardozzi Family

  • May 21, 2019
    Karen Balser lit a candle:
    Lit since May 21, 2019 at 5:19:39 PM

  • May 21, 2019
    Lisa Talbott says:
    Sending my deepest sympathy to Don, Bill and the family. Mrs. Royer was always one of my favorites...she was always so kind and friendly and always willing to help! RIP

  • May 24, 2019
    Cheryl & Don Bodinar says:
    Heartfelt sympathy to Bill & Don. Nora was a kind and friendly neighbor. She always had the prettiest flowers, tended to them everyday. Great neighbor ❤

  • June 01, 2019
    McCloud Family says:
    Nora was a good person and neighbor. Her and her family were always there to lend a helping hand . No one could bake like Nora. You will be missed.