Carolyn Norman

Linwood — Services for Carolyn (Sparks) Norman, 67, Linwood, were Saturday, Dec. 5, at Tonganoxie Christian Church.
Burial was in Hubbel Hill Cemetery, Tonganoxie.
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.
Mrs. Norman was a member of Tonganoxie Christian Church, Leavenworth County 4-H Foundation and Linwood Library Board of Directors. She had worked for the Basehor-Linwood School District, DeVry College, Kansas City, Mo., and Carlson Travel Agency, Fort Leavenworth.
On Feb. 11, 1978, she married William Thomas Norman Jr., who survives of the home.
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 a grandson.
The family suggests memorials to Tonganoxie Christian Church or Leavenworth County 4-H Foundation, sent in care of Quisenberry Funeral Home, P.O. Box 993, Tonganoxie, KS 66086.
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