|11/1/2017 9:53:00 AM|
Norma Richardson, 92, of Mt. Lake died Oct. 27, 2017, at Good Samaritan Society-The Village in Mt. Lake.
A private family service will be held today (Wednesday), following visitation from 9 to 11 a.m., in the chapel at Good Samaritan Society-The Village in Mt. Lake.
Interment will be at Mt. Lake City Cemetery in Mt. Lake.
Sturm Funeral Home of Mt. Lake is handling the funeral arrangements.
Condolences may be sent to the family online at www.sturmfh.com.
Norma Esau was born March 2, 1925, to Henry and Margaret (Eitzen) Esau. She attended and graduated from Mt. Lake Public High School.
In 1948, Norma married Eugene Richardson. They lived in St. James, where she was a housewife and worked at Epp's Department Store until her retirement.
After Eugene's death in 1973, Norma moved to Mt. Lake.
She enjoyed playing card games and Scrabble, as well as volunteering with Care and Share and serving coffee at the nursing home. Norma also had a green thumb when it came to flowers.
She was a member of Bethel Mennonite Church.
In addition to her husband Eugene, Norma was preceded in death by a daughter, Kathleen (Richardson) Brown; and a brother, Arlowe Esau.
Survivors include her son, Mark (Mary) Richardson of Windom; five grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; and a sister, Elizabeth Loewen of Mt. Lake.