Enid News and Eagle
Funeral service for Norma Jean Huckleberry, 78, of Enid, will be 10 a.m. Tuesday, April 30, 2013, at First United Methodist Church, with Dr. Grayson Lucky officiating. Burial will follow in Memorial Park Cemetery under the direction of Ladusau-Evans Funeral Home. The family will receive friends from 6-7:30 p.m. Monday at the funeral home.
Norma was born Oct. 6, 1934, in Enid to Warren and Rosa Heyen Rankin and passed away Thursday, April 25, 2013, at St. Mary’s Regional Medical Center.
She was raised in Fairview, Okla., where she attended and graduated from Fairview High School in 1952.
Norma married John Eugene Huckleberry on June 25, 1952, in Fairview. She worked as the head teller at Central National Bank for several years.
Norma was a very active member of First United Methodist Church, where she helped with funeral dinners, making coffee and served on the General Circle. She helped with delivering of Meals on Wheels.
She was a loving devoted mother and grandmother and was known as the “Core” of the family. Everyone was welcomed in their home.
Survivors include her husband, John of the home; Nancy and husband Lynn Heim, and Carol Clark and Mel Shebester both of Enid; six grandchildren, Kendra Laposi, Emily Wyckoff, Katie Marksberry, Kayla Heim, Ryan Heim and Brian Clark; six great-grandchildren; sister, Darlene Hime of Stockton, Mo.; brother-in-law, Jack and Della Huckleberry of Enid; and several nieces and nephews.
Norma was preceded in death by her parents; infant granddaughter, Leslie Carol Cormack; and brother-in-law, Lee Huckleberry.
Memorials may be made to Oklahoma Medical Research Foundation, kidney division, with Ladusau-Evans Funeral Home serving as custodian of the funds.
Condolences may be made online at www.ladusau eavns.com. The service also may be viewed online the day of the service at www.ladusauevans.com.
(Submitted by family)