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Norma Gatten Southwell
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Birth: Nov. 24, 1904
Nebraska City
Otoe County
Nebraska, USA
Death: May 4, 1991
Molalla
Clackamas County
Oregon, USA

10 children: Joanne, Walter, Joseph, Norman, Raymond, Colleen, Alan, Loren, Dixie Lee, and Norma Dee Southwell.

OBITUARY:
Norma Southwell, 86, died at her Molalla home early Saturday morning on May 4. She was born in Nebraska City, Otoe County, Neb., Nov. 24, 1904 Walter & Grace Monroe Gatten.

In 1911, she moved with her family to Colorado. As the oldest of 13 children, she attended school in Colorado and in 1920 she met Glenn Southwell. They were married in Wray, Colo., Oct. 29, 1921. In 1940 they moved to Oregon, settling in Molalla where they have lived for over 50 years. Mrs. Southwell was a member of the VFW Auxiliary, the Molalla Methodist Church and AARP.

Survivors are her husband, Glenn; sons, Walter G. of Sun City West, Ariz:, Raymond E. of Sherwood, Allen of Aurora; daughters, Colleen Wolfer of Keizer, Dixie Sanders of Alaska, Norma Dee Robertson of Molalla, JoAnn Southwell of Wilsonville (2 sons deceased); a brother, Gifford Gatten of Bothel, Wash.; sisters, Deta Boyd of Prineville, Grace Long of Ronan, Montana, Doris Wickard of Renton, Wash., and Maxine Smith of Redlands, Calif.; 20 grandchildren and 29 great
grandchildren.

Memorial services will be held 1 p.m. May 8 in the Molalla Methodist Church with private interment in Zion Memorial Park Cemetery, Canby, Oregon. (Molalla Pioneer Newspaper, Clackamas, Oregon) 
 
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 Parents:
  Walter Herbert Miller Gatten (1878 - 1969)
  Grace Monroe Gifford Gatten (1883 - 1943)
 
 Spouse:
  Thomas Glenn Southwell (1901 - 1994)*
 
 Children:
  Joseph Benson Southwell (1923 - 1942)*
  Norman G. Southwell (1925 - 1980)*
  Raymond Eugene Southwell (1926 - 2005)*
  Loren Lewis Southwell (1931 - 1953)*
 
 Siblings:
  Juanita Lucille Gatten (1902 - 1904)*
  Norma Gatten Southwell (1904 - 1991)
  Aphrodite Gatten Boyd (1906 - 1994)*
  Grace Juanita Gatten Long (1909 - 2008)*
  Walter Gatten (1911 - 1965)*
  Gifford Monroe Gatten (1913 - 2005)*
  Joseph Roland Gatten (1915 - 1979)*
  Leila Margaret Gatten (1917 - 1919)*
  James Solomon Gatten (1920 - ____)*
  Rhodesa May Gatten (1920 - 1920)*
  Doris Lenore Gatten Wickard (1922 - 2010)*
  Robert Ross Gatten (1925 - 1987)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Zion Memorial Park
Canby
Clackamas County
Oregon, USA
Plot: Lot P row 5
 
Created by: Pam R.
Record added: Jun 01, 2008
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Norma <i>Gatten</i> Southwell
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Great Aunt Norma - In remembrance.
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 Added: Jan. 2, 2010
 
 
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