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“Mrs. Brunson was always such a wonderful person when I'd visit her at the cottage on Oliver Lake. She had such a lively spirit, even after Mike's...Read More »
1 of 3 | Posted by: Carol Meriam Williams - Ann Arbor, MI

“Dear Michael,I was so sorry to hear of the death of your mother. I intended to come to the calling today but my husband got sick and I didn't want...Read More »
2 of 3 | Posted by: Janis Walker - Coldwater, MI

“So very sorry to hear of Norma's passing. She and Bill were our next door neighbors in Marion in the 60s. She and my mother, Hazel, were good...Read More »
3 of 3 | Posted by: David Smith - Huntertown, IN

Norma Jean Brunson, 96, passed away Wednesday, December 6, 2017 at Miller's Merry Manor in Fort Wayne, IN. She was born in Garrett, IN, to the late Walter Arthur Sr, and Martha Catherine Smith, Norma graduated from Garrett HS in 1939. She was the owner and operated the Silhouette Beauty Salon in Kendallville for many years. Surviving are her son, Michael Brent (Debbie) Brunson of Plano, TX; sister, Frances Dickinson of Fort Wayne, IN; granddaughter, Angela (Allen) Freeman grandson, Brent (Tempest) Brunson and great-grandchildren, Douglas and Evan . Norma was preceded in death by her parents, husband, William E Brunson, and her brother, Walter Smith Jr. Service is 1:30 pm, Saturday December 16, 2017 at D. O. McComb & Sons Maplewood Park Funeral Home, 4017 Maplecrest Road with calling one hour prior. Calling also Friday, December 15, 2017, from 5 - 7 pm at the funeral home. Entombment in Highland Park Cemetery, Fort Wayne, Indiana. Memorials may be made to the Fort Wayne Rescue Mission or Visiting Nurse 5910 Homestead Rd Fort Wayne, IN 46814. To sign the online guest book, go to