A funeral service for Norma E. Rybolt, 81, will be held at 10:00 A.M. on Friday, November 30, 2012 at the Wheatland Bible Church in Wheatland, Wyoming with Pastor Denzil G. Mauck officiating. Interment will be at the Wheatland Cemetery.
Norma died Sunday, November 25, 2012 at the Goshen Care Center in Torrington, Wyoming of natural causes.
She was born October 9, 1931 in Mill Spring, Missouri, the daughter of Clyde Gordon and Anna Irene (Yates) Hassell.
Norma was raised and educated in Piedmont, Missouri graduating from Piedmont high school. She married James Amos Rybolt on May 5, 1952 in Piedmont. They resided in Memphis, Tennessee for seven years; Souix Falls, South Dakota; then Rapid City, South Dakota for seventeen years. They moved to Wheatland in 1992 for retirement. She enjoyed her grandchildren and attended Wheatland Bible Church.
She is survived by her children, James Gordon Rybolt of Aurora, Colorado and Carol Hassell Rybolt of Gaithersburg, Maryland; son-in-law, Paul Donald Sowers of Wheatland; twin brother, Norman Eugene Hassell and brother, William Alfred Hassell both of Piedmont; eleven grandchildren; 7 great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, James on October 2, 2006; parents; daughter, Linda Kay Sowers on December 2, 2010; and granddaughter, Elizabeth Sowers on May 7, 1985.
A memorial can be made to the donor’s choice.
Friends and family may call at the funeral home on Thursday, November 29, 2012 from 1:00 P.M. – 5 P.M.
Arrangements are under the direction of Gorman Funeral Homes – Platte Chapel of Wheatland.
Condolences may be left for the family at www.gormanfh.com