April 13, 1912 to December 11, 2008
Norma passed away peacefully at Fordwich Nursing Home on Thursday December 11, 2008. She was born 96 years ago in McKillop Township, a daughter of the late Edward and Minnie (Becker) Rose. Norma was a member of St. Paul's Lutheran Church, Listowel and a member of the Lutheran Church Women. She played the organ for many years at St. Paul's Lutheran, Listowel, Wallace Township and Trinity Lutheran, Fort Erie. Beloved wife of the late Henry Bode who predeceased her in 1999. Loving mother of Rose Lamb of Listowel, Ron and Lillian of Listowel, Bill and Karen of Consecon. Special grandma of Richard and Laura, Susan and Rob, Kim and Jeff, Jason, Craig and Linda and great-grandma of Peter, Tristan, Kurtis and Kristopher. Also remembered by many nieces & nephews. She was the last surviving member of her family, being predeceased by her siblings, Alvin Rose, Verna Rose, Wilmer Rose, Valera Elligson, George Rose and Albert Rose. Also predeceased by her son-in-law Alex Lamb. There will be no funeral home visitation. A funeral service to celebrate Norma's life will be held at St. Paul's Lutheran Church, Listowel on Saturday December 13, 2008 at 11:00 a.m. with visitation one hour prior to the service. Rev. Ralph Dwarika will officiate. Spring interment in Fairview Cemetery, Listowel. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations to: St. Paul's Lutheran Church 525 Wallace Ave. North Listowel, ON N4W 1L8 Listowel Memorial Hospital 255 Elizabeth Street East Listowel, ON N4W 2P5 or charity of choice
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