Norma D. Riedel

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414 E. Main Street New Washington OH 44854 11/21/2017 14:00:00

New Washington OH 11/22/2017 11:00:00

Norma D. Riedel, age 86, of New Washington, Ohio passed away on Sunday, November 19, 2017 at Altercare of Bucyrus. She was born on March 11, 1931 in Ashland, Ohio to the late Jeptha and Dorothy (Smith) Deane. Norma had a Bachelor Degree from the University of Toledo and had worked at the Marion General Hospital and Willard Hospital. She was a member of St. John’s Lutheran Church where she sang in the choir, American Legion Auxiliary, the Red Hats, New Washington Chorus, Galion Community Chorus and attended Bible study at Altercare. She was a very attentive mother and always gave back to others.
She is survived by her husband of 59 years, Daryl Riedel; a daughter, Holly (Jefferson) Cronau of Powell, Ohio; a son, Douglas (Tonya) Riedel, of Powell, Ohio; four grandchildren, Justin, Jessica, Luke and Olivia and a sister, Donna Deane.
In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by a brother, Charles Deane.
Visitation will be on Tuesday, November 21, 2017 at Secor Funeral Home in New Washington, Ohio from 2:00 – 4:00 PM and 6:00 – 8:00 PM. Her funeral service will be on Wednesday, November 22, 2017 at 11:00 AM at St. John’s Lutheran Church in New Washington, Ohio. Burial will follow at St. John’s Lutheran Cemetery in New Washington. Memorial contributions may be made to St. John’s Lutheran Church. Online condolences may be made to her family at


traci seibert - Nov 30, 2017

Just saw where Normi had passed. I worked at the library with her. She was a great co-worker! R.I.P. Normi!!!!!!!

Joy Kear - Nov 27, 2017

I was sorry to hear of Norma’s passing. I would visit with her when I visited my mother, Gent Gregg, at Altercare. Norma liked to play Bingo there, and always attended the Church services. I missed her on that last Sunday and inquired about her. She will be missed.

Donna Jones - Nov 21, 2017

I just read of Norm’s passing and I am so very sorry. I know we have lost touch over the years but will never forget our years of working together and how very sweet Norm was. You are in my prayers.
Donna Jones

Sharon Kay Moore - Nov 20, 2017

To Daryl and family – what can we say – so many great memories of Norma! It’s been a long haul and she is at peace now! Our thoughts and prayers are with you. Gene and Sharon, and Kim and family, and Scott.

Mark Ebbeskotte - Nov 20, 2017

My deepest sympathy to the entire Riedel family. I am sorry that I will be unable to attend calling hours due to traveling out of state. You are all in my prayers. I always found it a bit amusing that Norma would seem to always refer to me as Ebbeskotte. MOST folks seem to avoid trying to say it, but I grew to expect it and found it endearing. I am thankful that I had a chance to sing Christmas Carols last year when we were at the home and had hoped to do so again this year. My your many wonderful memories of Norma and the knowledge that she awaits you in heaven, ease the pain in your hearts.