Norma L. Wilcox
Norma L. (Temple) Wilcox, 78, of Lafayette, passed away at St. Mary's Healthcare at 2:10 p.m. on Thursday, July 11, 2013. She was born June 21, 1935 in Worthington, IN, and was the daughter of the late Lester M. and Martha E. (Jackson) Temple. She graduated from Buck Creek High School in 1953.
Norma married Robert M. Wilcox on August 15, 1954 and he preceded her in death on March 25, 1988. She worked as a bookkeeper for Lafayette Overhead Door. She was a member of Buck Creek United Methodist Church and Eastern Star. Her hobbies included crocheting, sewing, and reading.
Surviving are her children, Deb Mahan (husband, Jim) and Jeff Wilcox (wife, Deb) both of Lafayette and Beth Newman (husband, Eric) of Bloomington, IN; a sister, Shirley Sheets (husband, Max) of Forest, IN; seven grandchildren and fourteen great-grandchildren.
Visitation from 5-8 p.m. Sunday at Hippensteel Funeral Home. Funeral service 2 p.m. Monday at the funeral home with Bonnie Shoaf officiating.
Burial to follow at Tippecanoe Memory Gardens.
Memorial contributions may be made to St. Elizabeth Hospice or the activity program at St. Mary's Healthcare. The family would like to thank the caring staff at St. Mary's Healthcare and St. Elizabeth Hospice for Norma's care. Hippensteel Funeral Home is entrusted with care. Share memories and condolences online at www.hippensteelfuneralservice.com