Norma Lawrence, 86, of Manhattan, died Monday at Mercy Regional Health Center in Manhattan.
The family provided some of the following information.
She was born on Jan. 20, 1927, on a farm near Graymont, Ill. She was the daughter of Clarence “CW” and Stephana “Fannie” (Kalkwarf) Spaniol. She attended schools in Flanagan, Ill., and graduated from Flanagan High school in 1945. Norma attended Illinois State University for two years. She then taught at a small country school in the Gridley Township near Dana, Ill., for a year.
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