Norma Eileen Cole, 88, of Newcomerstown, passed away Wednesday, June 27, 2012, at Riverside Manor Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.

She was born Aug. 25, 1923, in Alliance to the late Guy and Ethel (Eckelberry) West.

She was a homemaker and attended the Canal Lewisville Methodist Church.

She and her husband, Joseph Cole, were married Dec. 24, 1940, who preceded her in death.

Norma is survived by her two daughters, Janice (Richard) Elliott of Warsaw and Doris ( Richard) Durben of Newcomerstown; her sister, Norene Machwart of Newark; and numerous grandchildren and numerous great-grandchildren.

In addition to her husband, she was preceded in death by two sons, Thomas and William Cole; three grandchildren, Timothy, Randy and Edward Joseph Cole; two brothers, Rodney and Guy West Jr.; and a sister, Madeline Gardner.

Services were Saturday, June 30, 2012, in the Addy Funeral Home, Newcomerstown, with Tim Smith officiating.

Burial was in the Fairfield Cemetery.

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