Norma Grothe

Norma Grothe, 70, of Hillsboro, died June 21, 2008.

Born Aug. 18, 1937, at Hillsboro, she was the daughter of William and Esther (Brown) Buller.

She was a hairdresser and nurse and member of Hillsboro Mennonite Brethren Church.

Survivors include two sons, Doug Grothe of Wichita and Michael Grothe of Wamego; daughter, Deborah Dunham of The Woodlands, Texas; five sisters, Betty Larson of Tacoma, Wash., Virginia Edminston and Helen Entz of Wichita, Shirley Bartel of Newton, and Beverly Hicks of Lucerne, Calif.; and six grandchildren.

Funeral services were this morning (Wednesday) at Hillsboro Mennonite Brethren Church with Pastor Loyal Martin officiating.

Burial was in Prairie Lawn Cemetery, Peabody.

A memorial fund has been established with the church.