Obituaries

Carolyn (Sparks) Norman 2009 - 2009 Linwood

Services for Carolyn (Sparks) Norman, 67, Linwood, will be 11 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 5, at Tonganoxie Christian Church.
Burial will follow in Hubbel Hill Cemetery, Tonganoxie. The family will receive friends from 6-8 p.m. Friday at the church.
Mrs. Norman died Tuesday, Dec. 1, 2009, at Kansas University Hospital in Kansas City, Kan.
She was born July 1, 1942, in Lynnville, Iowa, the daughter of Kenneth and Dorothy Davis Sparks. She was a 1960 graduate of Lynnville-Sully High School and a 1977 graduate of Johnson County Community College. On Feb. 11, 1978, she married William Thomas Norman, Jr. who survives of the home. Mrs. Norman was a member of Tonganoxie Christian Church, Leavenworth County 4-H Foundation, and the Linwood Library Board of Directors. She had worked for the Basehor-Linwood School District, DeVry College, Kansas City, Mo., and Carlson Travel Agency, Ft. Leavenworth.
Other survivors include, a son, Brian Norman, Olathe; a daughter, Kristen Coulter, Bonner Springs; two sisters, Marjorie Sparks, Des Moines, Iowa, and Nancy Berk, Louisburg; and one grandson.
The family suggests memorials to Tonganoxie Christian Church, or the Leavenworth County 4-H Foundation, care of Quisenberry Funeral Home, P.O. Box 993, Tonganoxie 66086. For online condolences, go to quisenberryfh.com.