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Norma Beaty

Norma P. "Stormy" Beaty, 82, Orland, Ind., died Thursday, October 10, 2013 at Parkview Regional Medical Center in Ft. Wayne, Ind.

    She was born July 27, 1931, in LaGrange, to Glen J. and Pearl A. (Keller) Shafer.

    Living all her life in LaGrange and Steuben counties, she retired from Aero (Modern-Air) in Angola, Ind., and was a member of the Orland American Legion Auxiliary.

    She was married October 17, 1952, in Angola, Ind., to Howard "Red" Beaty. He preceded her in death on April 29, 1986.

    Surviving are five daughters, Connie Sue (Mike) Boocher, Orland, Ind., Bonnie Lou (Ed) Nast, Angola, Ind., Alice Faye (Tony) Thrush, Orland, Ind., Sandy Kay (Rick) Williams, Bronson, Mich., and Sara Lee (Mike) Zimmer, Angola, Ind.; 14 grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren; and one brother, Keith (Judy) Shafer, LaGrange.

    She was preceded in death by her parents, two grandsons, Ed Nast Jr. and Kerry Miller, and three brothers, James, Eddie, and Larry Shafer.

    Visitation is 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Monday, October 14, at Frurip-May Funeral Home in LaGrange.

    Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Tuesday, October 15, at Frurip-May Funeral Home in LaGrange with Reverend Carldean Merrifield officiating.

    Burial will be in Greenlawn Cemetery, Orland, Ind.

    Memorials may be directed to the Orland Fire Department.

    Online condolences may be sent at www.fruripmayfuneral

    Frurip-May Funeral Home in LaGrange is in charge of arrangements.