Norma Jean Noel, 86, of Bloomfield, passed away at 3:50 a.m. on Saturday May 23, 2009 at Bloomington Hospital.
Born September 8, 1922 in Mineral, Ind., she was the daughter of Ora Don and Anna (Foster) Ockerman.
Norma Jean was a homemaker and also worked as a telephone operator. She was a member of the Mineral United Methodist Church.
Surviving relative include one son Donald W. Noel and his wife Becky of Bloomfield; one grandson, Christopher Noel and his wife Katie of Bloomington; one granddaughter, Bonnie Nell Sparks and her husband Ryan of Solsberry; one brother, Billy Ockerman and one sister, Frankie Flake both of Bloomfield as well as several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her husband William E. Noel on August 21, 2003; one brother Bernyl Ockerman; and her parents.
Friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. on Tuesday May 26, and 1 p.m. until the hour of service Wednesday at Jenkins Funeral Home in Bloomfield.
Service will be at 2 p.m. on Wednesday at Jenkins Funeral Home in Bloomfield with Certified Lay Speaker George Ockerman and Rev. Robert Lorimer officiating. Burial will follow at Walnut Grove Cemetery in Bloomfield.
The family wishes all donations be made to the Mineral Ladies Aid in care of Jenkins Funeral Home.
Online condolences are available at www.jenkinsfuneralhomes.com.