Norine M. Rademacher, 81, of Royal passed away at 8:20 P.M. Wednesday May 25, 2022 at Country Health, Gifford.
Funeral services will be at 10:30 A.M. Wednesday June 1, 2022 at St. Paul Lutheran Church 108 E. Church St. Gifford. Pastor Scott Guhl will officiate. Burial will be in Stanton Cemetery, St. Joseph. Visitation will be held from 5:00 P.M. to 7:00 P.M. Tuesday at Freese Funeral Home 302 E. Grand Ave. St. Joseph.
Norine was born November 13, 1940 in Champaign, the daughter of Eilert and Johanna (Ihnen) Buhs. She married Vernon Rademacher on February 8, 1959 at Flatville. He preceded her in death on April 21, 2014.
She is survived by her daughters; Sharon (Dennis) Osterbur of Gifford, Lori (Ron) Bensyl of Royal, Daughter-in-law Beth Rademacher of St. Joseph. Eight grandchildren; Tammy (Troy) Vallee of St. Joseph, Dallas (Kacie) Osterbur of Penfield, Kristen (Nate) Massey, of St. Joseph, Kyle (Leah) Rademacher of St. Joseph, Kurt (Maria) Rademacher of St. Joseph, Kelsie (Seth) Blackford of Potomac, Ryan (Ariana) Bensyl of Mt. Prospect, Kalee (Mark) Williams of Philo. Great-grandchildren; Jordyn, Macy and Payton Vallee, Emma and Kinsley Osterbur, Korbin, Kadyn and Kolsen Massey, Noah, Ellee, Aubree and Josiah Rademacher, Kaelynn and Kenzie Rademacher, Bryce and Noel Blackford, Gabriella Bensyl. One sister Lela Huls of Gifford.
She was preceded in death by her son Leon Rademacher, great-grandchildren Kolin and Kora Massey, sister Marlys Buhs.
Norine was a member of St. Paul Lutheran Church, Gifford.
She enjoyed spending time with her family, going to their ballgames and activities.
Norine left a legacy of the importance of faith and family.
2 Timothy 4:7 I have fought the good fight, I have finished the race, I have kept the faith.
Memorials may be made to St. Paul Lutheran Church or Samaritan's Purse P.O. Box 3000 Boone, NC 28607