Norma O. Lang

June 24, 1924 - April 12, 2008

Norma Onalee Lang (nee Fordham) of Branson, Mo., formerly of Waukesha, passed away at Skaggs Community Hospital in Branson on Saturday, April 12, 2008. She was born June 14, 1924, in Waukesha, and was the daughter of Roy and Grace Fordham.

Norma will be remembered as a very active woman who loved to swim, water ski, boat, roller skate and garden. Norma was a professional massage therapist with a passion for living healthy. She attended Pewaukee Grade School and Waukesha High School.

Norma was a devoted wife and mother to her family. She was married to Edward "Eddie" H. Lang on May 31, 1947, for 58 years, and was the loving mother to James M. "Jim" of Champaign, Ill., Jeffrey E. "Jeff" of Gig Harbor, Wash., and Jerald W. "Jerry" Lang of Jordan, Minn. She has four grandchildren, Jerad M., Cory, Lauren W. and Dustin. Norma is also survived by five sisters, Inez Florence Lang, Hazel Minnie Schmitt, Miriam Beatrice Kelsey, Myrtle Eunice Redman and Phyliss Arlene Rasmussen.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Edward H. Lang, in November 2005; brothers, Clarence Eugene Fordham, James Glenn Roy Fordham and Lloyd Charles Fordham; and sisters, Nina Lucile Fordham and Marie Adelle Fordham.

A memorial service will be held from 3 p.m. until 5 p.m. Saturday, May 3, at the Point Royale Resort, Royale Room, in Branson. Their phone number is (417) 334-5614.

For further information, please call (612) 816-4722.