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Norma Ruth Faro

July 26, 1933 April 12, 2018
Norma Ruth Faro
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Obituary for Norma Ruth Faro

Norma Ruth Faro, 84, of Herrin, passed away 11:05 a.m. Thursday, April 12, 2018 at St. Louis University Hospital in St. Louis, MO.

Norma formerly worked for Norge Industries in Herrin, Olin Industries in Marion, and Freeman Coal Company. She was very proud to be one of the first women miners in the area..

She was a Christian and of the Methodist faith.

Norma was born July 26, 1933 in Herrin, IL to Edward Elmo and Estelle Leah (Sharp) Sullivan.

Norma married Elzy “Jiggs” Faro. He preceded her in death on October 25, 1970.

Surviving are two sisters, Deanna Young of Johnston City, Evelyn Sampson of Herrin and several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her husband; parents and a brother, Edward Lee Sullivan.

Graveside services will be 1:00 p.m. Saturday, April 28, 2018 at Egyptian Memorial Gardens in Energy. In honoring her wishes, she was cremated and there will be no public visitation.

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1:00 PM 4/28/2018 1:00:00 PM
Egyptian Memorial Gardens

Route 148
Herrin, IL 62948

Egyptian Memorial Gardens
Route 148 Herrin 62948 IL
United States

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Egyptian Memorial Gardens Final Resting Place

Route 148
Herrin, IL 62948

Route 148 Herrin 62948 IL
United States

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