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Norma R. Steward

Norma Ruth Steward, 88, residing at Tanglewood, Jamestown, NY, died on November 28, 2018.

She previously lived in South Dayton, NY and Forestville, NY. Norma was born in Cherry Creek, NY and was the daughter of the late Merritt D. and Ruth Cummings Penner, Sr.

Norma was a 1947 graduate of Cherry Creek High School and 1950 graduate of Jamestown Business College. She was a secretary for Miller and Waterhouse Insurance and worked for the Town of Villenova election board. Norma was a member of South Dayton United Methodist Church, Villenova Grange, Chautauqua Pomona Grange, Forestville Order of the Eastern Stars, Benjamin Prescott Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution, South Dayton Red Hatters, Serendipity Club of South Dayton, and Pioneer Club of Forestville.

Besides her parents she was preceded in death by her husband Wallace Steward, brother Merritt D. Penner, Jr. and a sister Joyce VanRensselaer.

Norma is survived by her daughter Melany R. Steward, son Duane C. Steward, granddaughter Kara (Lonnie) Miller, grandson Dalton Steward, and several great grandchildren.

A memorial service will be held in late April, 2019 in the South Dayton area.

Memorials in Norma's name may be made to the First United Methodist Church of South Dayton,NY

Arrangements entrusted to DiStasio Funeral Home South Dayton, NY




Guestbook

My sincere sympathy in the passing of Norma. She was always a bright light as she sat in her pew at church and elsewhere. God be with you during this time of grief. Pastor Carol Dill

Pastor Carol dill Dec 4 2018 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Norma Steward

Ruth Mann Dec 4 2018 12:00 AM

I always enjoyed seeing and visiting with Norma. She will be missed

Kim Himes Dec 3 2018 12:00 AM

Normas was a wonderful woman who was always there to help anyone, including our family. Her big beautiful smile will always be a memory I will cherish, as well as her sense of humor. You will be missed.

Barb Dec 2 2018 12:00 AM

Aunt Norma, your smile, happy attitude, love and kindness will be greatly missed. Love you! Rick and Sheryl

Sheryl Steward King Dec 2 2018 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Norma Steward

Christine Johnson Dec 1 2018 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Norma Steward

Lisa Milliman Dec 1 2018 12:00 AM

Such a sweet lady and family dear to my heart. Marsha Smith & family

Marsha Dec 1 2018 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Norma Steward

Dan And Bette DiStasio Nov 30 2018 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Norma Steward

Diane Miniger Nov 30 2018 12:00 AM

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