Herrick, Norma E. "Teddy" (nee Milburn) passed away peacefully on Thursday, April 25, 2013. Beloved wife of the late Joseph G. Herrick; dear mother of Cathy (James) Buford Jr., Diane Spirk and Robert (Diana) Herrick; loving grandmother of Sarah (Joseph) Connor, Jessica Ozkok, Emily (Thomas) May, Benjamin (Amanda) Spirk; loving step-grandmother of Kari, Andrew, Olivia and Matthew Watson; loving great-grandmother of Jordan, Paxton and Zachary; our dear sister, aunt, great-aunt, cousin, and friend to many.
Norma, known as "Teddy" to close friends and family, was born and raised in Sedalia, Missouri, where she met and fell in love with her late husband, Joe. She raised three children and devoted her entire life to loving her family. She was a strong Democrat, who always enjoyed a good political debate. Teddy was an avid bridge player and adored her St. Louis Rams. Some of her most cherished moments were those spent on the beach with her family and friends in Destin.
Teddy's life will be celebrated at a Memorial Service on Saturday, June 1, 2013 at 1:30 p.m. at Gethsemane Lutheran Church, 3600 Hampton Ave. St. Louis, MO. 63109. To honor Teddy's passion for volunteering and helping others, memorial donations can be made to SSM Hospice and Home Care Foundation and