Nothelfer, Nora Adeline, Hemlock, Michigan


Passed away peacefully Wednesday, February 5, 2014 at her home at the age of 93 years. Nora was born in Hemlock, Michigan August 5, 1920 the daughter of the late William F. and Anna (Dankwardt) Kreger. She is survived by three children, Harvey (Peggy) Nothelfer, Marilyn Balley and Gale Beagle; 10 grandchildren, Matthew Nothelfer, Mark Nothelfer, Michael Nothelfer, Marty Nothelfer, Monte Nothelfer, Wendy (Tom) Pattison, Don (Erin) Balley, E.J. Balley, Joleen Beagle and Jill (Jim) Pytlik; 12 great-grandchildren, Michael Nothelfer, Alex Nothelfer, Marshall Nothelfer, Maxwell Balley, Ashlyn Balley, Brock Balley, Trent Balley, Miles Balley, Sam Phillips, Jackson Phillips, Jacquelyn Pytlik and Julia Pytlik; and a brother, Ezra Kreger. Nora was predeceased by her husband, Roland “Smokie” Nothelfer; son, Larry Nothelfer; a brother, Ervin and two sisters, Helen Otter and Nina Jerry. The funeral service will take place on Monday, February 10, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. at Zion Lutheran Church, 17927 Dice Road, Hemlock. Rev. Paul Hauser will officiate with burial in Roselawn Memorial Gardens. Friends may visit with the family at the church Monday from 9:00 a.m. until time of the service. Those planning an expression of sympathy in lieu of flowers may consider a donation to Hospice of Michigan or Zion Lutheran Church, Hemlock. The family would like to express a special thank you to Hospice of Michigan and Rev. Paul Hauser for their care and concern. When asked how she wanted her obituary to read, Nora commented, Just tell them “Nora Died.”