Norma E. Kison (nee Miller)


Norma E. Kison (nee Miller), of Cedarburg went home to the Lord on Sunday, May 10, 2009, at the age of 86.

Norma was born in the town of Jackson on Jan. 9, 1923, the daughter of Carl and Adela (nee Wolfgram) Miller.  Norma was united in marriage to Roland on May 8, 1943. Norma worked many hours on the family farm, selling eggs and growing vegetables for sale and canning. She was a member of the Ladies Aid of First Immanuel Lutheran Church.

Norma is survived by her children,  Darwin (Judith) Kison, David (Mary) Kison, Barbara (Raymond) Schmidt, Edward (Connie) Kison and Susan (Mark) Pipkorn; grandchildren,  Brenda (Jeff) Halverson, Colleen (Todd) Oestreich, Ryan (fiancˇe Carlene) Kison, Vincent (Maggie) Kison, Kelli (Chris) Miller, Jill (Tim) Murphy, Daniel Schmidt, Peter Schmidt, Kyle (Kristine) Kison, Andrew Kison, Kendall (Adam) Melichar, Audra Kison, Matthew (fiancˇe Katherine) Pipkorn, Nathan Pipkorn, Megan Pipkorn and Nicole Pipkorn; great-grandchildren Jacqueline and Bradley Halverson, Logan and Braiden Oestreich, Coby, Ava and Trevin Kison, Hannah, Julia, Noah Miller and Sophia Hope and McKenzie Murphy; sister Gertrude Mixdorf; sisters-in-law, Ethel Miller, Viola Kison and Lorain Kison; and brother-in-law, Elmer (Joyce) Kison. 

She was further survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

Norma was preceded in death by her parents, Carl and Adela Miller; her husband, Roland; two brothers, Oscar and Arnold; and one sister, Ada Gauger. 

A funeral service will be held on Wednesday, May 13, 2009, at 7 p.m. at First Immanuel Lutheran Church in Cedarburg.

Visitation will be at the church on Wednesday from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Interment will be at Immanuel Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorials to First Immanuel Lutheran Guardian Angel Program or The Ozaukee County 4-H Foundation are appreciated.

Mueller Funeral Home in Cedarburg is serving the family. For online condolences, please go to www.muellerfuneralhome.com.