Norma Jean Delaney

Norma Jean Delaney, 88, passed away on Saturday, February 12, 2022 at Springfield Memorial Hospital.  She was born on February 6, 1934 to John Dahlkamp and Lillian Yund Dahlkamp, and they preceded her in death.  She married Thomas Delaney on December 7, 1957 and he survives.

She is also survived by three daughters: Laura (Scott) Morton of Springfield, Susan (Kurt) Gwillim of Springfield and Karen (Kevin) Whitley of Wentsville, MO; six grandchildren: Kaitlin Henry, Mallory Morton, Nolan Whitley, Paige Whitley, Reed Gwillim, and Colin Gwillim; and three great-grandchildren, Lincoln, Everett, and Olive.

She was preceded in death by her parents and one sister, Dorothy Spiegel.

Norma was a member of Trinity Lutheran Church.  She worked for Springfield School District 186 at Lanphier High School in the attendance office, where she retired from after many years of service.

Norma was deeply adored by her family and they were her life.

A private family service will be held with burial at Camp Butler National Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to: Trinity Lutheran Church, 220 S. Second St., Springfield, IL 62701; or to American SIDS Institute,

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