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Monday, April 16, 2018
1:00 pm
Heritage Assembly of God
5051 NE 5th St.
Des Moines, Iowa


Monday, April 16, 2018
Sunset Memorial Gardens Cemetery
Des Moines, Iowa


Hamilton's Funeral Home
605 Lyon Street
Des Moines, Iowa 50309
(515) 243-5221

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Norma Burgett

Norma Burgett
Des Moines

Norma Burgett, 59, passed away peacefully in her home surrounded by her family on Tuesday, April 10, 2018.

A memorial service will be held at 1:00 pm on Monday, April 16, 2018 at Heritage Assembly of God, 5051 NE 5th St, Des Moines. Interment of cremated remains will follow at Sunset Memorial Gardens.

Norma was born July 22, 1958 in Des Moines. She was a good person and was always taking care of others. Her door was always open to her children and she was willing to help raise everyone’s kids. She enjoyed fishing and shooting and kept her ornery spirit until the day she died.

Norma is survived by her children: Amy (Brian), Jamie, John (Tammy), Glen, Tommi, Damon and Bobbi Jo; siblings: Jackie, Betty, Kathy, Dennis, Ray and Roy; grandchildren: Chelsey, Tabitha, Diamond, Samantha, Krystal, Rickie, Tommy, Dustin, Justin, Autumn, Adalyn, Avram, Aiden, Ashley, Erin, Michael, Nathan, Brandin and Thomas; great-grandchildren: Roman, Travis, Jasper, Jayce, Isabelle, Vivian, Damon Jr., Bentley and Harper; many extended family and loving friends.

She was preceded in death by her mother Norma, father John, brother, Roger and uncle, Billy.

Memorial contributions may be directed to the family.

Condolences may be expressed at www.HamiltonsFuneralHome.com.