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Norma Ann GROHMAN

Norma Ann GROHMAN

Female 1926 - 2015  (89 years)

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  • Name Norma Ann GROHMAN  [1
    Born 13 Jan 1926  Armada, Macomb County, Michigan, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Female 
    Education 1943  Sacred Heart High School, Hillsdale, Hillsdale County, Michigan, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    graduated 
    Education 1948  Mercy School of Nursing, Jackson, Jackson County, Michigan, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    RN Degree 
    Died 23 Feb 2015  Brighton, Livingston County, Michigan, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Buried 5 Mar 2015  Oak Grove Cemetery, Coldwater, Branch County, Michigan, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I3819  Culbert | Branch: Andrew Culbert (I16011), of Ireland, who had Andrew, Margaret, and Hannah of Co. Donegal, Ireland in the late 1700s.
    Last Modified 30 Oct 2015 

    Father Joseph GROHMAN,   b. Bef 1901,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother Nora CURTIS,   b. Bef 1906,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Family ID F2550  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family James J. CULBERT,   b. 10 Nov 1925,   d. 1 Aug 2013  (Age 87 years) 
    Married 19 Aug 1950  Toldeo, Lucas County, Ohio, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Children 
    +1. Kathleen Joan CULBERT,   b. 5 Jun 1951, Coldwater, Branch County, Michigan, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Apr 2009, South Bend, St. Joseph County, Indiana, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 57 years)
    +2. M.R. CULBERT
     3. Marian Louise CULBERT,   b. 6 Feb 1954, Coldwater, Branch County, Michigan, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Apr 2017, Maple Lawn Medical Care Facility, Coldwater, Branch County, Michigan, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years)  [Birth]
    +4. S.J. CULBERT
     5. M.F. CULBERT
    +6. A.C. CULBERT
    +7. J.T. CULBERT
    Last Modified 27 Apr 2017 
    Family ID F4616  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 13 Jan 1926 - Armada, Macomb County, Michigan, U.S.A. Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsEducation - graduated - 1943 - Sacred Heart High School, Hillsdale, Hillsdale County, Michigan, U.S.A. Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsEducation - RN Degree - 1948 - Mercy School of Nursing, Jackson, Jackson County, Michigan, U.S.A. Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 19 Aug 1950 - Toldeo, Lucas County, Ohio, U.S.A. Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 23 Feb 2015 - Brighton, Livingston County, Michigan, U.S.A. Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 5 Mar 2015 - Oak Grove Cemetery, Coldwater, Branch County, Michigan, U.S.A. Link to Google Earth
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    Norma Ann Grohman Culbert
    Norma Ann Grohman Culbert
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  • Notes 
    • Norma Ann Culbert Obituary
      Date of Birth: Wednesday, January 13th, 1926
      Date of Death: Monday, February 23rd, 2015
      Funeral Home:
      Dutcher Funeral Home
      dutcherfh.com
      440 West Chicago St.
      Coldwater, Michigan, UNITED STATES 49036
      Norma A. Culbert, 89, of Brighton, formerly of Coldwater, passed away on Monday, February 23, 2015 in Brighton. The funeral service will be held on Thursday, March 5, 2015 at 11:30 AM at Dutcher Funeral Home in Coldwater with Rev. Fr. Mark Vyverman from St. Charles Church officiating. Interment will follow at Oak Grove Cemetery in Coldwater. The family will receive friends, prior to the service, beginning at 9:30 AM with the Rosary to begin at 11:15 AM at Dutcher Funeral Home. Norma was born January 13, 1926 in Armada, MI to Joseph & Norah (Curtis) Culbert[sic - Grohman]. She graduated from Sacred Heart High School in Hillsdale in 1943 and earned her RN certification from Mercy School of Nursing in Jackson in 1948. Norma married James J. Culbert on August 19, 1950 in Toledo, OH, he preceded her in death on August 1, 2013. Mrs. Culbert worked as a Visiting Nurse in Toledo and then for various local hospitals and nursing homes until 1979. She then worked for the American Cancer Society as an Executive Secretary and for the Branch County Welcome Wagon. Norma was an active member of St. Charles Church where she belonged to Our Lady of Fatima Guild and sang in the church choir. She was actively involved in the lives of her children, leading groups in both Cub Scouts and Campfire Girls. Norma enjoyed sewing, gardening, traveling and word search puzzles. She gifted family & friends with her canned garden goods for many years. Norma’s greatest passion in life was music. She played piano and guitar and loved to sing and yodel. She was active in the Senior Center Good Time Band, playing music and entertaining others her entire life. Norma is survived by her sons Steven (Laura) Culbert of Port Huron, Michael Culbert of Coldwater, her daughters Margy (Tom) Forsythe of Flushing, Marian Culbert of Coldwater, Annette Himmel of Port Huron, Julie (Bill) Polak of Romulus, her grandchildren Tami Brown, Trina Forsythe, Jonathon (Katie) Culbert, Renee (Coty) LaVere, Rachael (Keith) Penhorwood, Nichole Himmel, Brian Himmel, Erin (Gabe) Rosario, Benjamin (Lydia) Polak, Allen Polak, Matthew (Heather Smith) Grayson and great grandchildren Lauren & Trevor Brown, Zachary Forsythe, McKenzie & Samuel Grayson, Soren & Rebekah Penhorwood, Adiana & Colin LaVere. In addition to her husband, she was also preceded in death by her daughter Kathy C. Curtis in 2009, 2 brothers and 2 sisters. Memorials may be directed to the Covenant House of Michigan or the Institute of the Sisters of Mercy of the Americas. www.dutcherfh.com [3]

  • Sources 
    1. [S2307] South Bend Tribune, Obituary for Kathleen C. Curtis, http://www.legacy.com/obituaries/southbendtribune/obituary.aspx?n=kathleen-c-curtis&pid=126843044, viewed 19 May 2009, 3 May 2009.
      See Notes for daughter

    2. [S1893] ObitTree, http://www.obitsforlife.com/obituary/1058055/Culbert-Norma.php, viewed 26 Feb 2015.
      See Notes

    3. [S1893] ObitTree, http://www.obitsforlife.com/obituary/1058055/Culbert-Norma.php, viewed 26 Feb 2015.
      See Notes. Image available. Death Notice published 28 Feb 2015 in Battle Creek Inquirer.