Norma T. Westervelt, age 78, of Westerville, OH passed away Tuesday, October 17, 2023.

Born in Troy, OH. Preceded in death by her parents, Jay C. and Lauretta Thompson, sisters, Ruth Klinger and Alma Rose Morgan.

Survived by her husband, Kirk; brother, Patrick (Terri) Thompson; as well as many nieces and nephews.

She was a 1963 graduate of Westerville High School, then graduated from the Ohio State University. Norma had a career with Lazarus, then as a Realtor/Broker and was on Westerville City Council for many years and served as Chairman and Mayor.

She greatly enjoyed being with family and friends, She loved to travel, especially to Italy, the U.K. and the south of France. Ocean and river cruises were also favorites as were the Teton and Yellowstone parks. She was active in the church and choir. Many charities have been supported for years with Nationwide Childrens Hospital, Westerville Area Resource Ministry (WARM) and Habitat for Humanity being some. Norma’s laugh and smile will be greatly missed.

A Celebration of Life will be held Sunday, November 12, 2023 at the Church of the Messiah, 51 N. State Street, Westerville, OH at 4 p.m. with visitation from 3-4 p.m.

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