Norma Jean Kraning, 89, of Peru, Indiana, passed away at 9:05am on Thursday, July 1, 2021 at Blair Ridge Health Care Center.
She was born February 24, 1932 in Bunker Hill, Indiana to Arthur and Irene Graft. She married Harold Kraning on September 4, 1949 and they were married for 71 years. She was a member of Mexico Church of the Brethren where she was an organist for many years. Norma was a homemaker who enjoyed music, gardening, reading and most of all, cooking for her family.
She is survived by her husband, Harold Kraning, her 3 children, Christine Jones (Glen) Rochester, IN, Laraine Hudson (Tim) Danville, IN and Greg Kraning Peru, IN. She had 4 grandchildren, Michael Jones (Lacey), Michelle Adler (Jerod), Andrea Schweizer (Aaron) and Jared Hudson. She also had 8 great-grandchildren.
Visitation will be held from 4pm – 7pm on Tuesday, July 6, 2021 at Flowers-Leedy Funeral Home, 105 West Third Street, Peru, Indiana. Funeral service will be held at 11am on Wednesday, July 7, 2021 at the funeral home, with Pastor Matt Myers officiating. Family and friends may call from 10am until time of service. Burial will follow at Greenlawn Cemetery in Mexico, Indiana.
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society or Mexico Church of the Brethren.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Flowers-Leedy Funeral Home. Family and friends may sign the online guestbook at www.FlowersLeedyAllen.com.
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American Cancer Society
P.O. Box 22718, Oklahoma City OK 73123
Mexico Church of the Brethren
4460 N Mexico Rd, Mexico IN 46958