GREENVILLE - Norma E. Eby, 89, of Greenville, passed away April 22, 2014, at Sterling House.
She was born Oct. 26, 1924, in Greenville, a daughter of the late Rufus and Pearl (Deeter) Stump. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by an infant brother.
Norma was a member of the Bible Fellowship Church. She was a faithful wife, loving mother and caring grandmother. She loved her family and devoted her life to tending to the needs of everyone and to spoiling her grandchildren.
She leaves behind her husband of 71 years, Ray Eby, whom she married May 24, 1942; two children, Dean (Chris) Eby of Greenville, Ohio, and Barbara (Ed) Reck of Lancaster, Ohio; four grandchildren, Tricia (Brandon) Fellers of Troy, Ohio, Kelly (Brian) Freed of Reynoldsburg, Ohio, Robyn (David Mikesell) Flanery of New Madison, Ohio, and Amy (Jeremy) Lloyd of Lancaster, Ohio; seven great-grandchildren, Alexia West, Hayley Branch, Michael Fellers, Britney Branch, Macy Fellers, Ethan and Eli Flanery; two stepgreat-grandchildren, Lauryn and Grace Lloyd; one sister, Nola Oler of Greenville, Ohio; and many nieces, nephews and friends.
Norma's family would like to express their sincere appreciation to the staff of Sterling House for all the loving care they gave to their mother during her time there.
Services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday at the Bible Fellowship Church with Pastor Chris Cobb officiating. Burial will follow in Greenmound Cemetery in New Madison.
The family will be receiving guests from 10 a.m. until the time of service at the church. Memorial contributions may be given to: Bible Fellowship Church, 7757 Greenville-Celina Road, Greenville, OH 45331. Oliver-Floyd Funeral Home, Greenville, is handling arrangements. Condolences may be left for the family at www.oliverfloyd.com