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Norma Jean Wisner Richards
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Birth: Nov. 21, 1935
St. Clair County
Missouri, USA
Death: Apr. 22, 2011
Allen County
Kansas, USA

***** Obituary *****

Published April 26, 2011 - Iola, KS

Norma Jean Richards, 75, of LaHarpe, Kansas, died Friday, April 22, 2011, at the Allen County Hospital in Iola, Kansas.

Norma was born November 21, 1935, in St. Clair County, Missouri, the daughter of Irus Clark and Julia Frances (Tucker) Wisner.

She graduated from high school in Lowry, Missouri. She moved to Gas, Kansas.

Norma married Kenneth L. Richards and they made their home in LaHarpe, KS. He preceded her in death in February of 2004.

She worked a number of years for the Allen County Livestock Auction along with working for the Day Dairy near Bronson.

She was a member of the Moran Christian Church.

Survivors include seven children and their spouses, one of Kansas City, Kansas; one of Mason City, Iowa, one of Westland, Michigan, one of Missouri; one of LaHarpe, Kansas, one of Kansas; nine step-children; 48 grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren; and 2 great-great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Kenneth; 4 children; and 3 grandchildren.

Cremation has taken place.

Memorial service will be Saturday, April 30, 2011, at the Moran Christian Church. Pastor Bill LaPorte will officiate.

In lieu of flowers, memorial are suggested to the American Cancer Society, or the Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation.

Waugh-Yokum & Friskel Memorial Chapel of Iola, KS, is in charge of arrangements.

Above information provided via Find A Grave member Tiogarose

All other information was provided via son & former Find A Grave member Raymond Brown.

Family links: 
  Irus Clark Wisner (1903 - 1975)
  Julia Frances Tucker Wisner (1911 - 1976)
  Kenneth Lowell Richards (1924 - 2004)
  John Charles Brown (1927 - 2014)*
  James Harry Eden (1937 - 2004)*
  John Clark Brown (1957 - 2010)*
*Calculated relationship
Note: Cremation remains interred in Bear Creek Cemetery next to parents
Bear Creek Cemetery
St. Clair County
Missouri, USA
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Originally Created by: Douglas Pyeatt
Record added: Jul 22, 2011
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Norma Jean <i>Wisner</i> Richards
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Norma Jean <i>Wisner</i> Richards
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- KsCityKim
 Added: Feb. 18, 2014
For you Ray
- Douglas Pyeatt
 Added: Oct. 19, 2011
Sorry for your lost, Ray. Richard
- Richard Parker
 Added: May. 7, 2011
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