Norma L. Rollie, 83, of Mabel
Wednesday, October 03, 2012 5:08 AM
Norma L. Rollie, 83, of Mabel and formerly of Hesper, Iowa, died Tuesday, Sept. 25, 2012, at the Green Lea Manor Nursing Home.
She was born May 26, 1929, in Spring Grove to Martin and Nettie (Johnson) Burmaster. Norma attended the Black Hammer School and graduated from the Spring Grove High School.
On Oct. 12, 1946, she married Harold C. Rollie in Spring Grove. They lived in Hesper, Iowa, for 52 years. She had worked at the Hesper School and at the Winneshiek County Courthouse.
She was a member of the Hesper Lutheran Church and the American Legion Auxiliary.
Survivors include two sons, Dennis (Sharon) of Rochester and Neil (Colleen) of Tomball, Texas; two daughters, Sandy Nelson of Hastings and Linda Rasmussen of Decorah, Iowa; six grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; a brother, Myron Burmaster of Caledonia; and a sister, Mardelle (Herbert) Staven of Spring Grove.
She was preceded in death by her husband; an infant daughter, Debra; and her parents.
Funeral services were Sept. 28 at the Hesper Lutheran Church in Hesper, Iowa with the Rev. Matt Larson officiating. Burial was in the Hesper Lutheran Cemetery.
The Mengis Funeral Home in Mabel assisted the family with arrangements.