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Norma Sue Bentley

Norma Sue "Maw Maw" Bentley, age 78, went to be with her Savior peacefully in her home surrounded by her family and friends on Wednesday, May 10, 2017. She was born May 3, 1939 in Knoxville, Tennessee to Reverand Sammy and Sally Wolfenarger, whom both precede her in death

She is survived by her daughters, Darlene (Shawn) Smith, Norma-Sissie (Joe) Leonard, Kathy (John) Jakeway, JoAnn (Allen) Jean; son, Sammy Goforth; step-children, Paulette Silva, Karen Majoros, Barb Kreal, and Troy Green; grandchildren, Ronnie (Ashley) Leonard, Jessica (Spencer) Eicher, Samantha (Travis) Binion, Joey Goforth, Steven Mason, Wesley, Jerry and John Lawrence, Donna, Jeff, and Allen Jean, Pam Sharrow, Carrie (Bob) Sharp, JoAnn (Gina) Jakeway, Raymond Sheets, Aaron Jakeway, Lydia and Trystain Swartz, Madison Raistick, Jessica, Cooper, and Robin Stankiewicz, Kenny, Tommy, and Sharon Rice, Beth and Joey McCrone, Tammy and Bryan Green, Susan, Kendra, and Donny Mayne and Danny Mayne; 32 great-grandchildren, Emma and Ryan Leonard, Kamryn, Aubree, Preslee Eicher, Mariah, Kaylee, and TJ Binion; 11 great-great-grandchildren; sister, Mary Staley; best friends, Kathie Smith and Brenda Pelphrey.

Norma was preceded in death by her son, Dale Green; husbands, Troy Green and Bill Bentley; brothers, GA, Jesse, Sam and John Wolfenbarger; sister, Naomi Morgan; grandchildren, Mary Goforth and Carol Ann McCrone; great-grandson, Alex Lawrence; and great-great-grandson, Keadyn Dilyard.

Funeral services will be held Saturday, May 13, 2017 at 12:00 p.m. (Noon) at Weigel Funeral Home, 204 Chestnut St. Swanton (419-826-2631), where visitation will be held from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. (Noon) with Pastor J.D. Massengill and Joseph Baird officiating. Interment will follow at Beaver Creek Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Northwest Ohio

Residence: Holland, Ohio

Visitation: Saturday, May 13th from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm (Noon) at Weigel Funeral Home in Swanton

Funeral Service: Saturday, May 13th at 12:00 p.m. (Noon) in the funeral home

Interment: Beaver Creek Cemetery

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My deepest sympathy and prayers to all the family, sorry for your loss.

Tina Lephew Cooke Jul 13 2017 12:00 AM

Norma and family this is very heart breaking and happy that we all met her she was a very kind sweet loving person heaven gained another angel

Sherry Gillespie May 12 2017 12:00 AM

Our very sincere condolences to the Jean and Sharrow Families. May your cherished memories help to comfort you in your time of sorry.

Cindy and Rick Roberts Family May 12 2017 12:00 AM

Life is but a vapor, our hearts are broken, but eternity with Him, will no parting.

Brenda Lovelace May 11 2017 12:00 AM

To all of my family, Cyndee and our hearts are breaking too, we love you, As you are missing Norma think of the reunion She Willie and Dale Are having and dancing on the streets of gold.

Dan and Cyndee Cecil May 10 2017 12:00 AM

Kathy and family, I'm so sorry to hear about your mom. I know how hard it can/is considering I lost my whole family. She went into the last phase of life and God Bless her for now she is in a better place. U and your family will be in my prayers. Love Dave & Janice

DAVE BATDORF May 10 2017 12:00 AM

Norma & Family, We are so sorry to hear of your mom's passing but so grateful to have known her. We love you all and will continue to pray that the Lord will comfort you in this most difficult time.

Terry & Virginia Pierce May 10 2017 12:00 AM