Norma M. Kehnast, 90, of Staunton, IL passed away Tuesday, August 13, 2019 at her sons’ residence in Staunton. Born September 24, 1928 in Mt. Olive, IL, she was a daughter of the late Mr. & Mrs. Alfred and (Mary (Yaeger) Scheller. She married Fred Kehnast on March 21, 1947 in Mt. Olive, IL and he passed away on June 28, 1986. Norma worked at Hano Manufacturing in Mt. Olive, IL and sold Avon products for several years. She was a member of the Staunton VFW Ladies Auxiliary.
She is survived by a Son, John Kehnast of Staunton, IL; Sister, Marilyn (Bob) Mengelkamp of Staunton, IL; 2 Brothers, Gerald “Arf” Scheller of White City, IL and Larry “Shotz” (Sharon) Scheller of Brighton, IL. Several nieces and nephews also survive. Besides her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by 1 brother, Estel Scheller.
Friends may call from 9 to 11 AM on Saturday at Williamson Funeral Home in Staunton. Funeral services will follow at 11 AM at Williamson Funeral Home in Staunton with Rev. Debbie Jo Atkins officiating. Burial will be held at Memorial Park Cemetery in Staunton. Memorials are suggested to the Staunton American Legion Honor Guard.
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