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Shirley A. (Raley) Norberg

November 24, 1939 ~ April 30, 2018 (age 78)
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Shirley A. Norberg, 78 of Woodhull, IL died Monday, April 30, 2018 at Rosewood Care Center in Galesburg, IL. Mass of Christian Burial is 10:30 a.m. Thursday May 3, 2018 at St. John’s Catholic Church in Woodhull. Burial is in the St. John’s Cemetery. Visitation is 4-7 p.m. Wednesday May 2, 2018 at Peterson Wallin Knox Funeral Home in Woodhull where a rosary will be recited at 7:00 p.m. Memorials may be left to St. John’s Catholic Church or the family and online condolences can be made at

She was born November 24, 1939 in rural Lebanon, Kentucky to Sherman and Rebecca Spaulding Raley. She attended the local Catholic School in Kentucky and the Galva, IL schools. She married Roger D. Norberg April 7, 1956 in Galva, IL.

Shirley was a homemaker. Her memberships include St. John’s Catholic Church, Altar and Rosary Society and the Red Hat Society.

She enjoyed baking, reading and watching sports, especially the Chicago Cubs and L.A. Dodgers. She enjoyed spending time with her family and friends.

Survivors include her husband: Roger; one daughter: Rita (Greg) Suddreth of Queen Creek, Arizona; three sons: Steve (Gaye) Norberg of Alpha, IL; Mike Norberg of Tempe, Arizona; David (Danielle) Norberg of Grayslake, IL; 14 grandchildren; 8 great grandchildren; two sisters: Stella Gilbreth; Sharon Milliken both of Galva, IL; three brothers: Sherman Raley of Galva, IL; Thomas Raley of Cedar Rapids, Iowa; Joseph Raley of Pearl City, Mississippi; several nieces and nephews

Her parents, one daughter: Ann Marie Kuebler and three sisters: Kathy Thompson, Cora Burwell and Rebecca Holmes preceded her in death.

Donations may be made to:

St. John's Catholic Church of Woodhull
432 E. Hwy. Avenue, Woodhull IL 61490

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