Norma “Jean” Buzzard of Tucson, Ariz., born July 14, 1929, in Effingham, peacefully passed Sept. 6, 2013, at the age of 84.
Funeral services were held at St. Pius Catholic Church at 11 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 12, 2013. Visitation with family and friends was from 5 to 8 p.m. at East Lawn Palms Mortuary on Wednesday, Sept. 11, 2013. In lieu of flowers, please make donations to your favorite 4-H Club, 4-H Project or division of 4-H. Checks can be mailed to Celcia Burkel, 10100 E. Millmar, Tucson, AZ 85730 or Jan Boyd 10200 E. Rio Vista Place, Tucson, AZ 85749.
She was preceded in death by her parents, George and Bernadine Kinkelaar of Effingham; and her daughter, Sandra Jean (Mark) Kelly of Tucson, Ariz.
She is survived by her husband of 45 years, Clyde; and three children, Wayne (Sherry) of Tucson, Ariz, Mark (Anne) of Flagstaff, Ariz., and Jan (John) Boyd of Tucson, Ariz.; three sisters, Floss (Dick) Martin of Glenco, Mo., Annie (Tom) Miller, (deceased), of Teutopolis, and Judy (Clete) Goeckner of Effingham; three brothers, George (Barbara) Kinkelaar of Holbrook, Ariz., Ken Kinkelaar of Dieterich, and Greg Kinkelaar of Moscow Mills, Mo.; nine grandchildren, Josh (Miranda) and Casey (Amber) Buzzard, Kelli (Chris) Riley, Stacie (Tommy) White, Keith (Pam), Brian (Rachel) and Diane Buzzard, John Carl “J.C.” and Joseph Boyd; seven great-grandchildren, Paisley and Kason White, Deagan Riley, Alison and Kate Buzzard, Piper Buzzard, Bailey Buzzard and one more on the way.
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