Norma Weerheim, ArmourNorma L. Weerheim, 83, Armour, died Thursday, Nov. 1, 2012, at Wagner Community Memorial Hospital, Wagner.
Norma L. Weerheim, 83, Armour, died Thursday, Nov. 1, 2012, at Wagner Community Memorial Hospital, Wagner.
She was born on Nov. 5, 1928.
Funeral services will be at 10:30 a.m. Monday at United Church of Christ, Armour. Burial will be in Pleasant Ridge Cemetery, Armour.
Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Sunday at the church with a 7 p.m. prayer service.
Arrangements are under the direction of Koehn Brother Funeral Home, Armour.
Norma L. Weerheim was born to Victor and Allie (Guether) Hawley at the family farm southeast of Armour.
She attended country school through the eighth grade and graduated from Armour High School in 1946.
She attended Yankton College for a year.
She married Kenneth Weerheim on Nov. 26, 1947, at the Congregational Church in Armour.
Norma taught country school for a year, then was employed at the ASCS Office in Armour from 1955 until her retirement in 1988.
She was an active member of the United Church of Christ, UCC Women’s Fellowship, Ladies VFW Auxiliary, Eastern Star and the DAR. She enjoyed gardening and cooking for the family and relatives, especially during hunting season.
Norma was a wonderful mother, grandmother and great-grandmother.
She is survived by her husband, Kenneth, Armour; two sons: Rick (Gloria) Weerheim, Lead; and Terry (Donna) Weerheim, Armour; two daughters: Collette (Jim) Sondgeroth, Canton; and Vickie (Dick) Gantenbein, Armour; nine grandchildren, 18 great-grandchildren, a sister, Maxine Stirling, Midland; and a brother, Bryon (Sally) Hawley, Armour.
She was preceded in death by parents, brother, Burton; sister, Velma; a grandson, Ricky; and a great-grandson, Xaiver.
In lieu of flowers, a memorial fund will be set up for Placerville and the Lorain Theatre.
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