Loretta Beth Norwick, age 94, of Mitchell, SD died Saturday, November 21, 2020 at Firesteel Healthcare Community. Memorials services will be 10:00 AM Saturday, January 16, 2021 at the Will Funeral Chapel.
Loretta Beth Norwick, daughter of Frank and Grace (Finch) Budd, was born in Randolph, NE on April 24, 1926. She moved to Sioux Falls, SD as a child and attended school there. Loretta received her education at Washington High School, Augustana College and Bible College.
She met her future husband and was later united in marriage with Donald Norwick in 1950. The couple lived on a farm in rural Ethan, SD. Loretta helped on the farm and raised their children. The couple moved to Mitchell in the 1990’s. While in Mitchell, Loretta babysat her grandchildren. She always enjoyed having company at her home.
She was a member of Mitchell Assembly of God Church, where she was involved in nursing home ministry and women’s ministry. Loretta helped clean the church for several years.
Loretta enjoyed writing letters, gardening and canning. She will be remembered as a wonderful mother with a great sense of humor.
Grateful for having shared her life are her children, Sherry Collins, Mitchell, SD, Barbara (Glen) Maag, Mitchell, SD, Beth Norwick, Mitchell, SD, Brian Norwick, Mitchell, SD, Gail Norwick, Mitchell, SD, Donald Norwick Sioux Falls, SD, Bryce (Christy) Norwick, Mitchell, SD, Brandon Norwick, Sioux Falls, SD; four grandchildren, Heather, Jen, Danelle and Jasmine; and numerous great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Donald in 2008; her parents; and a brother, Clark Budd.