Norman – Erma Jean Norman, age 83, passed away Sunday, May 9, 2021. She was born June 28, 1937 to her parents, William and Ada (De Zeeuw) Reickard in Grand Rapids, Michigan.
She was preceded in death by her parents, William and Ada Reickard; her loving husband, John M. Norman Sr.; daughter, Deborah J. Favreau; brother, Albert Reickard; sister and brother-in-law, Betty and Kenneth Near; half-brother, Bill Reickard; parents-in-law, Jules and Aleen Norman; brother-in-law and sister-in-law, Jim and Sally Norman; sister-in-law, Sister Ann Norman.
Erma is survived by her children, John (Sandi) Norman, Jeff (Nancy) Norman, Lori (Mark) Schumann, 13 precious grandchildren; 10 precious great grandchildren with another one on the way; brothers and sisters-in-law, Robert (Betty) Norman, Ron (Caralie) Norman; many loving and wonderful nieces and nephews.
Erma passed peacefully with all of her loved ones present. According to her wishes, cremation has taken place and there will be no service.
Here are a few quotes from her:
“All I ask of you is to remember me as loving you.”
“Being cremated is my last hope for a smoking hot body.”
“I love you all very much and I’ll see you all again someday.”