Norma Jean Smith, 87, of Alpena passed away in the arms of her loving husband of 67 years and surrounded by their children, Wednesday, July 29, 2020 at Besser Senior Living Community.
Norma Jean Munroe was born on October 16, 1932 in Herron, Michigan to the late Albert and Leah (Clearwood) Munroe. On August 1, 1953, she married Ronald Smith. Norma was a member of First United Methodist Church, Joy Fellowship, and V.F.W. Auxiliary.
Surviving are her husband, Ronald; four children, Rick (Denise) Smith, Lori (Gary) Conard, Beth (Tim) Buse, Jodi (Brent) Herman; 8 grandchildren, Jacquelyn (Wei-Yand) Lin, Brynne (Joe) Masotti, Chelsea Conard, Anna (Matt) McCalpin, Jennifer (Curt) Newhouse, Jeffrey (Terra) McDonald, Alexa Herman, Breanna Herman; 10 great grandchildren, Harper, Tannah, Gianna, Andrea, Addie, Wes, Clara, Colin, Ashliegh, Zach; and sister, Theresa Weed.
Mrs. Smith was preceded in death by her two sisters, Lucille Napper, Mera Arsenault; two brothers, James Munroe and Norman Munroe.
Visitation will take place Friday at Bannan Funeral Home from 2-6 p.m. and continue at First United Methodist Church on Saturday from 10 a.m. until the funeral service at 11 a.m. with Rev. Seok Nam Lim officiating.
Social distancing protocols will be observed. The funeral service will take place outside at the church under a tent.
Inurnment: Evergreen Cemetery
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to First United Methodist Church or Friends Together.
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First United Methodist Church
167 Ripley, Alpena MI 49707
105 Prentiss Street, Alpena MI 49707