Norma Jean (Summers) Skidmore

March 9, 1935 ~ April 28, 2018 (age 83)

Norma J. Skidmore, 83, of Tiffin, passed away Saturday afternoon, April 28, 2018 at Elmwood at Shawhan after 9 years.

She was born March 9, 1935 in Byhalia, Ohio to Gerald and Kathryn (Cooper) Summers. She married James C. Skidmore, Jr. on October 5, 1957 after meeting him at a Square Dance while he was on leave.

Survivors include two daughters, Kathy (John) Kuhn of Tiffin and Jennifer (Robert) Honaker of Pickerington; son, James C. (Jenna) Skidmore III of Tiffin; sister, Phyllis Snyder of Ney, Ohio; five grandchildren, Brett (Katie) Kuhn, Bryce (Morgan) Kuhn, Braden Kuhn, James C. Skidmore IV, Katie Honaker; two great-grandchildren, Soucie Kuhn and Gier Kuhn.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, James C Skidmore, Jr.; sister, Marilyn Cooley.

She was member of First Christian Church, Disciples of Christ where she was a Sunday School Teacher and church Treasurer and graduated from Byhalia High School. In 1972, she moved to Tiffin from Bellefontaine and worked at Sears and Roebuck in Tiffin. Most of all, she enjoyed being a loving mother and grandmother.

Her funeral will be private and burial will be in Greenlawn Cemetery.

Hoffmann-Gottfried-Mack Funeral Home & Crematory is assisting the family.

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