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Norene Griest Ball

Kankakee, Kankakee County, Illinois, USA
Death 11 Apr 2016 (aged 68)
Bloomington, McLean County, Illinois, USA
Burial Cremated, Location of ashes is unknown
Memorial ID 161008048 · View Source
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Norene Griest Ball, 68, of Bloomington, Illinois, passed away Monday (April 11, 2016) at her home surrounded by her family.

Norene was born June 17, 1947 in Kankakee, Illinois, the daughter of Howard and Clara Shroba Griest. She married Paul Ball in 1986.

Survivors include her children, Jennifer (Kevin) Tatroe and Adam (Shaun Taylor) Hemphill; a grandson; a sister, Theresa (Leonard) Harness and a brother, Phillip (Cynthia George) Griest.

She was preceded in death by her parents.

Norene was a passionate community advocate for diversity, equality and the empowerment of women and minorities. She loved reading, journaling, travel and quiet moments alone and with those she loved.

Published in the Bloomington, Il. Pantagraph

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  • Created by: Bob & Nancy Cannon
  • Added: 14 Apr 2016
  • Find A Grave Memorial 161008048
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Norene Griest Ball (17 Jun 1947–11 Apr 2016), Find A Grave Memorial no. 161008048, ; Maintained by Bob & Nancy Cannon (contributor 46739623) Cremated, Location of ashes is unknown.