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Norma R. Senter

February 1, 2018

Norma R. Senter 89, died Thursday, February 1, 2018 at Newton Medical Center in Newton, Kansas. She was born March 18, 1929 in Enid, Oklahoma to Floyd and Clara (Simmons) Field.  She was a 1946 graduate of Enid High School and earned her Registered Nursing Degree from St. Mary Nursing School also in Enid, Oklahoma. 


On March 18, 1949 Norma married John R. Senter at Wichita, Kansas and he preceded her in death on October 7, 1995.  Norma was a member of the Burrton United Methodist Church and Mulvane Order of the Eastern Star.  She lived in Mulvane Kansas for 34 years prior to moving to Burrton where she was the co-owner with her husband of the Senter Mulvane Mortuary.


Norma is survived by three daughters: Sherry Hoffman of North Home, MN, Sonie Hilger of Gravette, AR, Cinde Gressel of Burrton, KS,  She is also survived by 1 grandson Patrick Morgan and 2 great grandchildren.


She is preceded in death by her parents, husband, infant son Michael Ray Senter and Infant sister Georgia Field.


Graveside committal service will be 2:00 p.m., Monday, February 5, 2018 at the Mulvane Cemetery in Mulvane, Kansas with The Reverend Kim Hurley Andrews of Pleasant Grove and Burrton United Methodists Churches presiding. Visitation will be 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday at Petersen Funeral Home in Newton, Kansas.


Memorials are suggested to Caring Hands Humane Society in care of Petersen Funeral Home.

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