Phyllis A. Norris, 81, passed away at Loogootee Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center on Sunday, June 18, 2017, at 5:10 a.m. She was born in Washington on Jan. 23, 1936, to Carl and Irma (Wuertz) Alberti. She graduated from Washington Catholic High School in 1954. She was a member of Our Lady of Hope Catholic Church.
She is survived by two daughters, Julia (Jerry) Cooper of Charlestown, Indiana, and Denise (BJ Baumert) Parsons of Washington; two sons, Jeffrey (Gaye) Norris of Washington and Kent (Darla) Norris of Plainville; sister Norma VanLue of Washington; seven grandchildren, Kendra Norris, Kendal Norris, Angela (Parsons) Richardson, Makenzie Parsons, Norbert Rehm IV, Catherine England, Jerry Cooper Jr.; six great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
She is preceded in death by her parents; husband Ernest R. Norris on Feb. 17, 1986, whom she married July 26, 1958; sister Barbara Hart; brother Carl Philip Alberti Jr.; and son-in-law Roger D. Parsons.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Wednesday at Our Lady of Hope Catholic Church, with Rev. Paul Ferguson as celebrant. Burial will follow in St. John Cemetery in Loogootee. Visitation will be from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesday at Ed Lee Mortuary.
Memorial donations may be made to Washington Catholic Education Endowment, P.O. Box 916, Washington, IN 47501 or the Alzheimer's Association, 50 E. 91st St., Suite 100, Indianapolis, IN 46209-4830.
Condolences may be sent to the family online at www.edleemortuary.com.
Published on June 19, 2017