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Wendell James Norder

January 24, 1937 February 16, 2019
Wendell James Norder
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Obituary for Wendell James Norder

Wendell James Norder

Age 82 of Laingsburg, passed away Saturday, February 16, 2019 at his home.

Funeral Services will be held 11:00 am Tuesday, February 19, 2019 at Salem Lutheran Church with Pastor James Bare officiating.  Burial will follow at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends at Nelson-House Funeral Homes, Owosso Chapel on Monday from 3:00 pm to 8:00 pm.
Wendell was born January 24, 1937 in Onarga, Illinois, the son of Raymond and Anna (Schleef) Norder.

He graduated from Owosso High School, class of 1956 and was a member of Salem Lutheran Church. Wendell enjoyed attending auctions, meeting his friends at the coffee shop and going to Norder Deer Camp in the U.P. Most of all, he loved spending time with his family, especially his grandchildren.

Wendell married Mavis (Hemker) Norder in Barre Mills, Wisconsin on June 28, 1969.

He was a life-long farmer and retired from General Motors after 31 years of service.

Wendell is survived by his wife of nearly 50 years Mavis; children Christine (Pete) Baganz, Mark (Katie) Norder, Tim (Chrissy) Norder and Sam (Emily) Norder; grandchildren Matthew, Andrew, Amos, Simon, Renata, Jacob and Levi; siblings Del, JoAnn, Eugene, Virgil (Kathy), Gordon, Wanda, James (Ann), Allan, Marilyn (Mike) and Roland (Marsha); and many nieces and nephews.

He was predeceased by his parents, brothers Delmer, Leslie and Roger and infant sisters Marcia and Rosalie and stillborn daughter.

Memorial contributions are suggested to Salem Lutheran Church-radio broadcast.

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3:00 PM 2/18/2019 3:00:00 PM - 8:00 PM 2/18/2019 8:00:00 PM
Owosso Chapel

120 E. Mason Street
Owosso, MI 48867

Owosso Chapel
120 E. Mason Street Owosso 48867 MI
United States





11:00 AM 2/19/2019 11:00:00 AM
Salem Lutheran Church

330 N. Washington St
Owosso, MI 48867

Salem Lutheran Church
330 N. Washington St Owosso 48867 MI
United States

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