Norma Perkins passed away peacefully on Jan. 1, 2014. After working as office manager at the Oakbrook Golf & Country club for 10 years, followed by hostess at the Tacoma Elks Lodge for 7 years, she moved to Sun City, AZ. She returned to Tacoma in 2005 and volunteered at the Puyallup Senior Center as a receptionist.
She was preceded in death by her husband Glen (Perk) in 1986 and her son Grant Burroughs in 1964. She is survived by her daughter Jerolyn Nutter (Bill), three grandchildren, Craig Nutter (Rose, Pam Vanderlinda (Tony), and Lance Nutter (Erin), along with six grandchildren, niece Jane Freris of Salem, OR, and nephew Mark Burdell of Lebanon, OR.
At her request, there will not be a funeral service. A celebration of her life will be held at the Fraternal Order of Eagles, Puyallup, WA on Jan. 15 from 2-4pm. Donations may be made to Franciscan Hospice.