|Birth: ||Jun. 3, 1931|
|Death: ||Nov. 26, 2011|
Portage Daily Register
Sunday, November 27, 2011
MONTELLO - Norma Lumblo Ambrosich, 80, of Montello, passed away peacefully at the Montello Care Center early Saturday morning, Nov. 26, 2011.
Norma was born June 3, 1931, in the town of Deerfield, Waushara County to Elmer and Violet (King) Hansel. She was a 1950 graduate of Wautoma High School and furthered her education to become a teacher at the Waushara County Normal School and also UW-Oshkosh. On June 17, 1961, she married Fred Lumblo. He preceded her in death in April 1975. She married La Verne Ambrosich in August 1977, and he also preceded her in death in September 2001.
Norma was a dedicated teacher. She taught for more 35 years with the majority of time spent teaching third grade for the Westfield School District. She also enjoyed traveling, gardening and spending time with her family.
Norma attended St. John the Baptist Catholic Church in Montello, where she built many strong friendships while serving as a member of St. Ann's Circle and on other committees. She will be greatly missed by all who knew her.
Norma is survived by two children, Joanne (Dave) Valentine of South Dakota and Pat (DuWayne) Sommerfeld of Montello; and two siblings, Harley (Betty) Hansel and Alvin Schultz, both of Portage. She is further survived by four grandchildren, Stephanie (Scott), Scott, Erika, Jody (Matt); five great-grandchildren, Gregory, Halee, Kaylea, Mason and Braden; sister-in-law Phyllis Hansel of Westfield; other family members; and many dear friends.
Norma was preceded in death by her two husbands, Fred and La Verne; one brother, Elmer Hansel Jr.; and a sister-in-law, Karen Schultz.
A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church in Montello with Father Michael Richel officiating. Visitation will be held from 9:30 a.m. until the time of service. Following the traditional service, Norma will be cremated, and inurnment will take place at St. John the Baptist Catholic Cemetery in Montello at a later date.
In lieu of flowers, memorials are preferred to The Budda-Box Fight Against Cancer, P.O. Box 91, Westfield, WI 53964. Crawford Funeral Home of Montello is serving the family.
Elmer V. Hansel (1903 - 1974)
Violet M. King Schultz (1907 - 1989)
Fred William Lumblo (1929 - 1975)*
Laverne J. Ambrosich (1918 - 2001)*
Elmer Vilas Hansel (1930 - 1994)*
Norma B. Hansel Ambrosich (1931 - 2011)
Aug. 12, 1977
Saint John the Baptist Cemetery
Created by: Thomas Lumblo
Record added: Nov 28, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 81129547