Norma L. Fitch


MENDOTA - Norma L. Fitch, 88, of Mendota died Aug. 8, 2017 at Heritage Health, Mendota.

Funeral services were held at 1 p.m. on Aug. 14 at the Merritt Funeral Home, Mendota with Rev. Kent Svendsen officiating. Burial was at Restland Cemetery, Mendota. Visitation was from 11 a.m. until time of service Aug. 14 at the funeral home.

Norma was born Jan. 28, 1929 in Mendota to Chester and Hilda (Haefner) Wills. She married Robert Fitch on May 22, 1949. He preceded her in death on Sept. 7, 2009.

Survivors include one son, Robert (Debra) Fitch of Foley, Ala.; two grandchildren, Chris (Andrea) Dana and Bryce (Melissa) Dana; two great-grandchildren, Anderson and Leilani; a son-in-law, Charles Dana; and a step-sister, Annette Truckenbrod of Mendota.

She was preceded in death by her husband; one daughter, Beth Dana; one granddaughter, Lori Dana; and one sister, Carol Leyshon.

Norma was a member of First United Methodist Church, Mendota. She was a florist employed by Beitsch Greenhouse and later Jerry’s Flower Barn, Mendota. She owned Everything’s Coming Up Silk in downtown Mendota. She enjoyed sewing, flower arranging and cooking. Her favorite color was green. One of her favorite foods was bananas, she was a cat lover and her favorite vacation trip was to Hawaii.

Memorials may be directed to Shriners Hospitals for Children.

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