Norma Jean Green, 83 formerly of Sycamore, died Wednesday, Dec. 12 at Good Samaritan Nursing Home in Prophetstown.

Norma Jean Green died Wednesday, Dec. 12.

Norma was born on Aug. 16, 1935, in Cooter, Mo., the daughter of Claude and Jessie Mae (Gibbs) Rhoads. She married Sherman Green. He preceded her in death on Sept. 11, 1984. Norma worked at Ideal Industries in Sycamore for many years.

Survivors include five children, Sharon (David) Bozeman of Belvidere, Ramona (Jerry) Taylor of Loves Park, Byron (Cathy) Yeiser of Tex., Jessie Freeman of Sterling, and Susan McLain of Cary; fifteen grandchildren and twenty two great grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; and three siblings, Wilma Olague, Delma Henderson, and Jesse Rhoads.

Cremation rites have been accorded with the McDonald Funeral Home and Crematory in Prophetstown. For online condolences, please visit: www.mcdonaldfuneralhomes.com.