Norida T. Hilgeman, 91, Ferdinand

Norida T. Hilgeman, 91, of Ferdinand, passed away on Thursday, April 18, 2019, at her home.

Norida was born April 28, 1927, in Ferdinand to Robert and Marie K. (Uebelhor) Albert. She was united in marriage to Ellis Hilgeman on June 12, 1943, in Huntingburg. He preceded her in death on February 9, 1977.

Norida worked at Huntingburg Wood Products and Styline for 28 years, and a volunteer for 23 years at many local nursing homes. 

She was a member of Huntingburg V.F.W.

She enjoyed pinochle, playing cards, bingo and her flower garden. She loved being with her friends.

Survivors include one son, Larry (Jayne) Hilgeman of Ferdinand; one daughter, Judy Hilgeman of Ferdinand; grandchildren, Larry Hilgeman Jr., Christy Hilgeman, Mick Feldmeyer and Chris Feldmeyer; six great-grandchildren; and one sister, Romilda Mayes of Louisville.

She was preceded in death by four brothers, Fred, Robert Jr., Cletus and Ivo Albert.

Services and burial will be held in Fairmont Cemetery at a later date.

Becher Funeral Home in Ferdinand is in charge of arrangements.

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