Fair
62°FFairFull Forecast

Norma C. Buettner

Published: Friday, Feb. 14, 2014 1:15 a.m. CST

SUBLETTE – Norma C. Buettner, 84, of Sublette, died Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2014, at Mendota Lutheran Home.

She was born July 23, 1929, in Meriden Township, to Peter and Laura (Lamps) Mathesius. She married Earl Buettner on Aug. 23, 1953, at St. John Lutheran Church in Mendota. She was a member of St. John Lutheran Church; Business and Professional Women’s Club; Lee County Cattlemen’s Auxiliary; Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 4079 Ladies Auxiliary; and Mendota Community Hospital Auxiliary, where she volunteered.

She is survived by one brother, Earl Mathesius of Mendota; close friends, Joe and Shawn Myers; and several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her husband in 2008; and one brother, Melvin.

Visitation will be from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday at Merritt Funeral Home in Mendota. The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Monday at St. John Lutheran Church, with the Rev. Dale Peterson officiating. Burial will be at Restland Cemetery in Mendota

Memorials may be made to St. John Lutheran Church or Mendota Lutheran Home.

Get breaking news sent to your phone. Sign up for text alerts from Sauk Valley Media!

More News

National video



Reader Poll

There’s a movement afoot in the Illinois Legislature to name former President Barack Obama’s birthday (Aug. 4) as a legal holiday in Illinois. What do you think?
Good idea
Bad idea
Not sure
No opinion