Marie E. Kern Storm, 91, of Wilkes-Barre passed away unexpectedly Tuesday morning, Dec. 24, 2013, in Wilkes-Barre General Hospital.
Born in Wilkes-Barre on June 24, 1922, Marie was a daughter of the late John and Emily Eustes Kern.
Marie was a member of Albright United Methodist Church, Wilkes-Barre, for many years.
Marie was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother.
In addition to her parents, Marie was preceded in death by her husbands, Charles Norton Sr., in 1950; Joseph Granda, in 1956; and Donald A. Storm Sr., in 2001; two sons, Charles Norton Jr. and Joseph Norton; a daughter, Ann Marie Suleski; a brother, Herbert (Sonny); and two sisters, Grace and Margaret.
Surviving to cherish Marie's memory are her three daughters, Carol Silinski and her husband, John, Plymouth; Peggy Sura, Cleveland, Ohio; and Patti Granda, Shavertown; five sons, William Norton and his wife, Jean, Hudson, Fla.; Donald Storm Jr., Ronald Storm and his wife, Debbie, and John Storm, all of Wilkes-Barre; and Roger Storm and his wife, Dawn, Houston, Texas; 16 grandchildren, numerous great-grandchildren; a sister, Theresa Sambroski, Wilkes-Barre; several nieces and nephews.
A celebration of life service will be held at Kniffen O'Malley Funeral Home, 465 S. Main St., Wilkes-Barre, at 10 a.m. Saturday, with Eugene D. Sperazza, CLMC, of Albright United Methodist Church officiating.
Interment will be in Maple Hill Cemetery, Hanover Township.
Family and friends are invited to attend a viewing from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday and from 9 a.m. until the time of the service Saturday at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made the
, 613 Baltimore Drive, Suite 3, Wilkes-Barre, PA 18702.
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