Norma Elizabeth “Betty” Palermo, daughter of the late Walter Edgar Pipkins and Emma Blanton Pikins, was born November 2, 1916, and departed this life Sunday, May 6, 2018, in Creve Coeur, Mo., at the age of 101 years. She was united in marriage to Sam M. Palermo. He preceded her in death.
She was a member of the St. Rose Catholic Church in Houston, Texas.
Her survivors include several nieces, nephews, and a host of other relatives and friends.
She was preceded in death by her brothers, and sisters, Tom, Addie, Millie, Anna, Rena, Roy, Grace, James “Jack”, Martha, Bill, Louise and Ed.
Funeral services were held Thursday, May 10, 2018 at Bradshaw Funeral Home in Malden with Father William Hennecke, Jr. officiating. Burial followed in Park Cemetery at Malden.