Norma R. Hutmacher
Norma R. Hutmacher, age 92, of Sunset Home (formerly 2200 Maine in Quincy) died on Saturday, November 14, 2015 in the home. She was born on September 24, 1923 in Lawrenceville, IL, the daughter of John F. & Marie (Lawless) Dickerson. She married Julius L. "Hoot" Hutmacher on May 23, 1945 in St. Lawrence Catholic Church, Lawrenceville, IL. He preceded her in death on April 16, 2011.
Norma met Julius at George Field Air Force Base in Lawrenceville, IL. She was a civilian employee and he was an Officer in the U.S. Army Aircorp stationed at George Field.
Norma was employed in the Housewares Department of the P.A. Bergner store in Quincy. She retired after 25 years of service. She was active in Beta Sigma Pi Sorority for many years.
She is survived by:
FIVE CHILDREN: Michael (Barbara) of Quincy, Patrick (Kay) of Lake Villa, IL, Fr. Robert, OFM of Chicago, IL, Joseph (Maureen) of Springfield, IL and Kathy Haverkamp of Kansas City, MO
ELEVEN GRANDCHILDREN: Julie (John) Beribak of Chicago, IL, Scott Hutmacher of Chicago, IL, Ryan Hutmacher of Denver, CO, Kate Hutmacher of Chicago, IL, Daniel Hutmacher of Chicago, IL,
Pamela Curtis (Jay) of Milwaukee, WI, Melanie Verry of Springfield, IL, William Haverkamp of Chicago, IL, Andrew Vazquez of Baltimore, MD, John Vazquez of Tampa, FL, David Vazquez of Monroe, MI
TWO GREAT-GRANDCHILDREN: Taylor Verry of Springfield, IL and Tyler Verry of Springfiled, IL; and
ONE SISTER: Barbara of Lawrenceville, IL.
In addition to her husband, Julius, and her parents, she was preceded in death by two brothers, Paul and John, and a sister, Mary Jane.
Funeral services will be held on TUESDAY, DECEMBER 1, 2015 at 9:30 in the Duker & Haugh Funeral Home and at 10:00 AM in St. Francis Catholic Church. Interment in Calvary Cemetery. Visitation will be held on MONDAY, NOVEMBER 30, 2015 from 4:00 until 7:00 PM at the Duker & Haugh Funeral Home. Memorials may be made to St. Francis Catholic Church or Chiesa Nuova of Chicago, which is a Franciscan Ministry for the Performing Arts at 110 West Madison, Chicago, IL 60602.
Jayne Dickerson Sanders
- Dear cousins, I'm so very sorry to hear about your mom, to me Aunt Norma. My heart and prayers are with you! Love, Jayne
Saint Louis, MO
- Always enjoyed the presence of Mr. and Mrs. Hutmacher at events in Quincy when I was home from Brazil. Will remember both of them in my prayers and Masses--and also all the Hutmacher family.
Br. Dan Piasecki, ofm
- All of you are in my prayers!
- Joe, Fr. Bob, Mike, Kathy & Pat,
So sorry for you loss. I have the fondest memories of your Mother. What a wonderful lady.
Oak Park, IL
- Phil and I are so sorry for you loss Fr. Bob. Our condolences go out to you and your family. Peace and Love!