Thursday, October 5th, 2017
Norma M. Grieshop , 90, Fort Recovery, Ohio, died on October 3, 2017, at The Gardens at St. Henry, St. Henry, Ohio.
She was born April 3, 1927, in New Weston, OH, to the late Henry and Ida (Gels) Borgerding. On October 16, 1948, she married the late Jerome B. "Jerry" Grieshop, who died June 14, 2015.
Surviving are her children, Mike (Brenda) Grieshop of Fort Recovery, Deanna (Jay) Kastan of Cincinnati, OH, Sharon (Vic) Post of St. Henry, Deb (Bill) Ahlers of Dayton, OH, Steve Grieshop of Fort Recovery, Eric (Pat) Grieshop of Fort Recovery, Mary Beth (Tom) Gerlach of St. Henry and Jane (Brian) Froning of St. Henry; daughter-in-law, Becky (Bob) Campbell of Rossburg; son-in-law, Bill (Nancy) Link of Fort Recovery, 30 grandchildren; 45 great grandchildren; siblings, Harold Borgerding of Fort Recovery, Marie Glass of St. Henry and Mark (Marilyn) Borgerding of Miamisburg, OH; sister-in-law, Marilyn Borgerding of New Weston, brother-in-law, Elmer Wendel of Fort Recovery, in-laws, Rosemary (Herb) Kaiser of Coldwater, Louis (Charlene) Grieshop of Fort Recovery, Herb (Janice) Grieshop of Celina, Jeanette Grieshop of Fort Recovery, Doris Grieshop of Celina and Fred Wilker of St. Marys.
Also deceased are her children, Donald Grieshop, Thomas Grieshop and Cynthia Link; brothers, Eugene, Richard, Jim, Daniel, Joseph, Robert, and infant brother, John Borgerding; sisters, Virginia Grimberg, Joan Wendel, Patricia Sauer, and infant sister Henrietta Borgerding.
Norma was a 1945 graduate of St. Henry High School. She was a member of Mary Help of Christians Catholic Church, Fort Recovery and its Altar Sodality. She was also a member of the American Legion Auxiliary and Veterans of Foreign Wars Auxiliary, both of Fort Recovery.
She enjoyed canning and baking and was known for her coffee cake. Norma's large family was her pride and joy.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be 10:30 am Saturday, October 7, 2017 at Mary Help of Christians Catholic Church, Fort Recovery, with Fr. Ned Brown officiating. Burial will follow at St. Marys Cemetery, Fort Recovery.
Calling is 2:00 pm-8:00 pm Friday and 9:00 am-10:00 am Saturday at Brockman-Boeckman Funeral Home, Fort Recovery.
Contributions can be made to the Jerome and Norma Grieshop Memorial Fund c/o the Fort Recovery Community Foundation or to State of the Heart Care.
Condolences may be directed to www.brockmanboeckmanfh.com.