REVELER-BUTLER, Norma It is with great sadness that we announce the death of Norma Reveler. Norma passed away on Wednesday, July 21st at the age of 46 after a courageous battle with cancer. She was the beloved wife of William Butler, the cherished daughter of Dwight and Margaret (nee MacNeill, formerly of North Rustico) Reveler and dear daughter in-law to Edith Butler and friend to Leah Butler. Norma was a loving sister to Doug (Jennifer), Ian, and Elaine (George), and a loving aunt to Ben, Kimberly, Alanah, Ryan, Brianne and Brett. She will be greatly missed by her family and multitude of friends including Donna, Emily and Lorna. Norma graduated from Carleton University with a degree in journalism and received her Bachelor of Education at the University of PEI. Her joy was travelling. She spent seven years living in Japan, and she travelled for pleasure, to write freelance articles and with her work. Her last job was with the Canadian Paralympic Committee. Friends are invited to visit at the Central Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry, 315 McLeod Street (at O'Connor) on Sunday, July 25 from 2-4 & 7-9pm. A Funeral Service will be held in the Chapel on Monday, July 26 at 1pm. As expressions of sympathy, donations may be made to the Ottawa Hospital Foundation for cancer research.
Published in The Ottawa Citizen on July 24, 2010