Norma Lee Gumser, 85, died on Wednesday, Sept. 14, 2011 in Lakeview.
She was born to Mareen Morris and Rita Odell (Glazer) Bradley in Lakeview on Aug. 26, 1926.
She grew up in Phoenix, Ariz. where she received her education through high school. Before returning to Lakeview she attended college in California and earned an associate degree.
Norma thoroughly enjoyed gardening and had a life long love of cats.
She was preceded in death by children Joann and Stephen Fletcher.
She is survived by daughters Laurie Monica of Prineville and Megan Fletcher of Napa, Calif.; grandchildren Elijah and Amanda Fletcher; three great-grandchildren; best friend and companion of 10 years Charles Threet.
To honor Norma’s request, no services will be held.
Those wishing to make a donation in memory of Norma may do so to Oregon Outback Humane Society, P.O. Box 206, Lakeview 97630 or to a charity of the donor’s choice.
Desert Rose Funeral Chapel is in charge of the arrangements.