August 16, 1945 – May 16, 2014
Mary, 68, passed away Friday, May 16, 2014 at Taylor House. Visitation will be at Brooks South Town Chapel on Tuesday, May 20 from 10 to 11 a.m. with the service beginning at 11 a.m. Burial will follow at Sunset Memorial Gardens.
Mary will be remembered as a loving wife, mother and grandmother. She was an in-home daycare provider for over 40 years and had a remarkable memory of remembering each child she cared for. She loved her family and attended the many activities they were involved with. Mary never met a stranger and will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved her.
She is survived by her husband of 44 years, Gene Norton; children, Cathy Hinman, Pam Estes, Terry Norton and Karen Klug; 11 grandchildren; numerous great-grandchildren; 15 nieces and nephews and by five siblings, Marieta Garrison, Nellie Buntin, Dorothy Reeves, Betty Johnson and Esther McGee. Mary was preceded in death by four siblings, Dusty, George, Gerald and Orabel.Information provided by: Brooks Funeral Care 7975 University Blvd. Clive, IA 50325 www.meaningfulfunerals.net