Judy Ann Norton

OKEECHOBEE - Judy Ann Norton, of Illinois and winter resident of Okeechobee, passed away Mar. 29, 2013 in Ft. Pierce, Fla. She was born Sept. 2, 1942 in Kankakee, Ill. to the late William and Vivian Odette. She was a homemaker and enjoyed reading and playing Bingo. She was a member of St. Paul's Lutheran Church in Kankakee, Illinois. She was a lifetime member of the VFW Post 9528 Ladies Auxiliary and American Legion Ladies Auxiliary as well as a member of the Buckhead Ridge Moose Lodge and Cypress Hut Eagles. She married Danny W. Norton in 1962. Mrs. Norton was preceded in death by her grandson, Myles Finch. She is survived by her husband, Danny W. Norton; daughter, Brenda Finch of Limestone, Ill.; son, Danny Norton (Annette) of Bradley, Ill.; six grandchildren, Dustin, Brittany, Cody, Trevor, Shelby and Skyler; three great grandchildren; brother, William Odette (Linda) of Bourbonnais, Ill.; and sister, Diana Engleman of Chatham, Ill. Funeral services will be held at a later time in Illinois. Those wishing to leave a message of condolence may sign the online register book at, www.BassOkeechobeeFuneralHome.com. All arrangements are entrusted to the care of Bass Okeechobee Funeral Home, 205 NE 2nd Street, Okeechobee, FL, 34972.

Published in NewsZapFL on Apr. 3, 2013