Norma J. DeBoer, age 88 of York, NE died Wednesday, January 11, 2017 at York. She was born March 30, 1928 to Fred and Helen (Preston) Schneider in York, Ne. Norma was a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church and served as a member of the alter society and was treasurer for many years. Norma was an avid book reader and enjoyed playing bridge. On February 2nd, 1948 she was married to Francis “Bus” L. DeBoer in York, Ne.
She is survived by her son James (Cindy) DeBoer of Waco, Ne., grandson Michael (Jessica) DeBoer of Missouri, granddaughters Brandi (Chad) Conkling of Osceola, Ne, Janelle, Kristine, and Nicole all of Omaha, six great granddaughters, brother Jim Schneider of California, and several nieces and nephews as well as special friends Kay and Dan Malleck and family of York.
She was preceded in death by her parents and husband.
A Mass of Christian Burial was held at 11:00 am, Friday January 13, 2017 at St. Joseph Catholic Church with Monsignor Reinert officiating. Burial followed at St. Joseph Cemetery, York. A Rosary was said a half hour prior to the Mass at 10:30 am. Memorials may be directed to Tabatha Hospice or to the family.
Condolences may be emailed to Metz Mortuary Messages will be given to the family.