Norma L. Gora, age
82, of Chesterton, Ind., passed away on Saturday, June 14, 2014 in
She was born on
April 21, 1932, in Mount Union, Penn., to John and Sadie (Miller) Woods.
She was married on
July 20, 1963 in Michigan City, Ind., to Henry Gora.
She is survived by
her daughters, Debra (Scott) Jones of Chesterton, Tina Burnett of Savannah,
Ga., and Karen (Randall) Williams of Chesterton; seven grandchildren, twelve
great-grandchildren and one great-great grandchild. She was preceded in
death by her parents, husband, two sisters and two grandchildren.
Norma was a
homemaker and formerly worked as a secretary. She enjoyed crocheting,
reading, crossword puzzles, watching musicals and old black and white
movies, playing cards and board games and was an avid basketball fan.
will be held on Friday, June 20, 2014, at 11 a.m. at New Life Wesleyan
Church, 75 E. 1100 N., Chesterton, with Pastor Allen Wright officiating.
Burial will follow at Chesterton Cemetery.
Visitation will be
held at the church on Thursday, June 19, from 3:00 to 7:00 p.m.
may be made to the National Kidney Foundation of Indiana, Inc., 911 E. 86th
Street, Suite 100, Indianapolis, IN 46240 or New Life Wesleyan Church.
may be left for the family at