Norma "G.G." F. Shepler, 90, rancher's wife, passed away March 13, 2013.
Visitation will be 3 to 5 p.m. on Sunday, March 17, at Lakeview Funeral Home, Wichita; Rosary at 7 p.m. on Sunday, at St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church, Andover; funeral 10 a.m. on Monday, March 18, at St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church. Interment to follow at Lakeview Memorial Gardens.
She was born July 10, 1922 to Roy and Maude (Prather) Walker in Oologah, Okla. Norma was a jack of all trades. She loved sports, especially KU basketball, quilting, gardening, painting and ceramics, but most of all, spending time with her children, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren.
Norma was very active at St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church and very gracious with her time, volunteering at Catholic Care Center, helping with Meals on Wheels, and assisting as a counselor at Prairie View.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Delbert Shepler, Sr. in 1988; daughter, Teresa Hodges in 2010; and brothers, Farren "Skip" and James "Jim" Walker.
Norma is survived by: her son, Delbert "Dub" (Jessie) Shepler, Jr.; grandchildren, Jeff (Kody) Shepler, Levi (Loree) McBeth, and Lindsay (Newt) Dodge; 7 great-grandchildren; 1 great-great granddaughter; several nieces and nephews; and sister-in-law, Sandy Bugner.
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Lung Association, 2024 N. Woodlawn Suite 114, Wichita, KS 67208. www.MyLakeviewFuneralHome.com