(Wednesday - March 10, 2021) - Sheryl May Normand, age 68, of Norway, passed away on Tuesday, March 9, at her home.

Sheryl was born on January 8, 1953 in Iron Mountain the daughter of the late Frank and Martha (Marsh) Venstra. She graduated from Pembine High School as the salutatorian of her class in 1971. After graduation she started working at Michigan Bell Telephone Company.

In 1973, Sheryl married James Normand, at Holy Spirit School in Norway. After working for Michigan Bell and then AT&T, Sheryl began working for First National Bank of Iron Mountain, where she retired in 2018.

Sheryl enjoyed her grand dogs, going to camp with Jim, playing cards and dice with family and friends and was looking forward to becoming a grandmother.

She is survived by her husband of 47 years Jim; son Nate (Tori) Normand of Pembine; brother "Burry" (Ellen) Venstra of Niagara; sisters Vicki (Larry) Anderson of Colorado, Rhnaye Rhodes of Amberg, Roxi (Dan) DeLaet of Wausaukee; brothers-in-law Stephen (Kathy) Normand of Tucson, Arizona and Jim VandenBusch of Lake Linden; sisters-in-law Judith (Jack) St. Juliana of Norway, and Jeanne Normand of Norway; several nieces and nephews.

Sheryl was preceded in death by her sister Terri Lou Venstra and sister-in-law Janice VandenBusch.

In accordance with Sheryl's wishes, private family services will be held; but a public celebration of her life will be held on Saturday, March 13 at 12:00 PM at Mister Mom's in Norway.


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