July 6, 1920 - Aug. 4, 2009
WAUNETA -- Norma Sturtevant, 89, died Tuesday (Aug. 4, 2009) at Chase County Community Hospital in Imperial.
She was born July 6, 1920, to Charles M. and Emma L. (Holmes) Loveland. She graduated from Dundy County High School in Benkelman in 1938.
On Jan. 26, 1941, she married William L. Sturtevant in Benkelman. They worked fro several area farmers until purchasing and settling on the Sturtevant farm north of Wauneta. She was a farm wife and assisted her husband on the farm. Her husband died Sept. 23, 2003.
She was a member of the Theta Roe Mother and Rebecca Lodge and was an assistant 4-H leader.
Survivors include her daughter, Donna Whiting and husband, Robert of Wauneta; sister, Marjorie Doty of Cedaredge, Colo., three grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.
Funeral services were today at United Methodist Church of Wauneta with the Rev. Judy Dye officiating. Interment followed in Riverside Cemetery at Wauneta.
In lieu of flowers, a memorial has been established to the Wauneta Public Library and First United Methodist Church of Wauneta.
Liewer Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.