Norma Jeane Honer, 89 of Atchison, KS died on Sunday, October 13, 2019 at the St. Joseph’s Place in Overland Park, KS.
Funeral Services will be 1:00 pm on Wednesday, October 16th, 2019 at the Becker-Dyer-Stanton Funeral Home with Rev. Cyd Stein, Pastor of the Atchison United Methodist Church officiating. Burial will follow in the Sunset Memory Gardens, Atchison. The family will receive friends from 12:00 noon on Wednesday until time of service at the funeral home. Memorial contributions are suggested to the Shiners’ Children’s Hospital or the Atchison United Methodist Church and may be sent in care of the funeral home. Memories and words of comfort may be left online at www.beckerdyer.com
Norma was born on July 18, 1930 in Fairfax, MO the daughter of Roy D. and Ora J. (Combs) Hedrick. She graduated from Fairfax High School in 1948 and attended Central Missouri State University, Warrensburg, MO. She worked as a medical assistant for Dr. Spencer Fast and Dr. John Growney. She was a member of the Atchison United Methodist Church, and enjoyed reading and playing bridge, and was a member of several bridge clubs. Norma also enjoyed going to the casino and was said to be very lucky winning most of the time when she played. She was a very social person and enjoyed spending time with family and friends.
She was married to Jack L. Honer on February 20, 1955 in St. Joseph, MO. Mr. Honer preceded her in death on May 1, 2005. Additional survivors include a daughter, Gail L. (Gordon) Rice, Overland Park, KS, two sons, Steven L. (Sherry) Honer, Tampa, FL and Ronald J. (Marcia) Honer, Coppell, TX and seven grandchildren; Brad Honer, Matt Honer, Chris Rice, Neil Rice, Deanna Rice, Nicky Barry, and Kyle Honer and five great grandchildren. Her parents, husband Jack, a brother Dean Hedrick and two sisters Beverly Frost and Dorothy Freeman, preceded her in death.