|Death: ||Jun. 4, 2004|
June 4, 2004
Norma Dittrick, 47, of Columbus, OH, passed away June 4, 2004. Memorial services will be held 9 a.m. Saturday, June 12, at Tollett Cemetery in Sequatchie Valley, and Tuesday, June 15, in Dayton, OH.
Mrs. Dittrick was a graduate of Meadowdale High School and Wright State University. She was currently employed by Wright State University School of Medicine as a senior emergency medical services technologist. Norma was primarily in charge of American Heart Association classes such as basic life support, advanced cardiac life support, pediatric advanced life support and many others. She assisted in various ways with the medical school and the Emergency Medicine Residency program for about 24 years.
She was a paramedic and a firefighter with the Harrison Township Fire Department for over 23 years and currently served as the emergency medical services coordinator.
She was a member of Ohio's FEMA Urban Search and Rescue Task Force. Initially she performed as a medical specialist and presently as an oversight committee member.
Mrs. Dittrick served Emergency Medical Services well as instructor for paramedics and emergency medical technicians. She was a representative to the Greater Miami Valley Emergency Medical Services Council and served in many ways up to the presidency of the council. She was an active member of many committees of the Ohio Heart Association and currently chaired the External Cardiac Care Committee. From Ohio, she was utilized to assist the National Heart Association with several functions.
Survivors include her husband, Dale Dittrick, a recently retired Dayton Fire Department lieutenant and former Harrison Township Fire Department member, where they met. She is also survived by her father, Bill Tollett of Crossville; sister, Kim Tollett of Murfreesboro; brother, Billy Tollett of Murfreesboro; stepdaughter, Sara Dittrick of Dayton; nephews, Austin and Jarrod Wilson and Bo Tollett of Murfreesboro; and niece, Macy Tollett of Murfreesboro.
She is preceded in death by her mother, Mary Hoskins Tollett of Dayton, OH.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made to the American Heart Association.
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Record added: Sep 01, 2013
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