NORMA ROGENE (ASH) VOHWINKLE, 86, of Metamora, MI, passed away on Thursday, July 15, 2021 at the Pines of Burton. A Funeral Service will be held 11 a.m. Saturday, July 24, 2021 at Richfield Road United Brethren Church, 6259 Richfield Rd., Flint, MI 48506. Pastor John Brainard will officiate with interment in Flint Memorial Park Cemetery. Family will receive visitors 12–2 p.m. and 4-7 p.m. on Friday, July 23, 2021 at Allen Funeral Home, 9136 Davison Rd., Davison, MI 48423 and 10-11 a.m. Saturday, June 24, 2021 at Richfield Road United Brethren Church. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be considered to the Richfield Road United Brethren Church.
Norma was born in Beaverton, MI, daughter of the late Edward and Marie (Ulschafer) Ash. She married Hugh Arthur Vohwinkle on June 21, 1952, and he preceded her in death. Norma had a green thumb and enjoyed being outside in her garden. She was a longtime member of the Richfield Road United Brethren Church and loved her church and church family. She had a heart to serve. Norma was elected to the Kearsley School Board. She was elected and served for many years in Richfield Township as Trustee, and then served as Township Clerk. Norma was an avid bowler, and enjoyed playing Dominos, and cards with family. She was known to make the best apple crisp. Norma quilted and crafted. She always loved a good challenge.
Norma is survived by her children, Denise Miller, Dean (Lyn) Vohwinkle and Julie (Mark) Seyfried; grandchildren, Cara, Lawrence and Joel Miller, Brandie Paul, Ryan and Kelly Vohwinkle, Jason and Angie Seyfried, Marie and Dallen Ashby; great-grandchildren, Jonah and Norah Ashby, Nolan and Blaire Seyfried; sisters, Marcia, Flora; in-laws, Terry Vohwinkle and Carol (Jim) Mattoon; many loved nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her father-in-law and mother-in-law, Arthur and Marguerite Vohwinkle; sisters, Lucille, Kathryn and Doris; brothers, Ron, Earnest, Richard, Bernard, Ralph, Claude and Larry; in-laws, Bryce (Evelyn) Vohwinkle and Yvonne Vohwinkle.
The family would like to extend a special thank you to the staff at the Pines of Burton for their loving care of Norma.
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