Norma M. Booty, 92, of Monticello, passed away at 3:33 p.m., on April 5, 2019, at her residence.


Norma was born March 29, 1927 in Monticello, IL the daughter of William V. and Bonnie D. (Woodard) Gray. She married Ralph Stoerger on July 16, 1949 in Monticello. He passed away May 14, 1952. She married George Ray Booty on January 26, 1958 in Monticello. He passed away May 7, 2001.


She is survived by her son, Steven Stoerger (Teresa) of Seymour; daughter, Patricia Howard (Ralph) of Monticello; and two grandsons, Wes (Kristen) and Dana (Kimberly). She was preceded in death by her parents, both husbands, sister Juanita Higgins, and her brother Eugene Gray.


Norma worked as a secretary at Dr. George Green’s office, Monticello. She enjoyed time spent with the members of her exercise group and the Read Hat Club. Norma enjoyed traveling with George after retirement. She loved living in Monticello and was an avid reader. Norma’s first love was her family and took great pride in all their accomplishments.  


Graveside service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, April 13, 2019 at Monticello Township Cemetery. The family will greet friends prior to the service from 10:00-11:00 a.m. at the Monticello Township Cemetery. Mackey-Wright Funeral Home in Monticello is handling the arrangements.


Memorial contributions may be made to Faith in Action.  


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