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Fiksdal Funeral Service
Tuesday March 2nd, 2021
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Norma Richardt

Norma J. Richardt, 85, of Webster and formerly of Waubay passed away Sunday February 28, 2021 at Bethesda Home in Webster. Private funeral services will be held 10:30 A.M. Wednesday March 3, 2021 and will be livestreamed on Fiksdal Funeral Service Facebook page. Walk thru visitation will be Tuesday 5-7 P.M. at the funeral home. Burial will be at the Ortley Cemetery at a later date. Norma Jean Leimkuhl was born on August 19, 1935 to William and Anna (Schmig) Leimkuhl in Waubay, South Dakota. She was baptized and confirmed at Zion Lutheran Church in Waubay. She attended country school near Waubay and later graduated from Waubay High School in 1953. After her education she moved to Minneapolis and worked for a short time. She married Maurice Richardt on November 3, 1956 at Zion Lutheran Church in Waubay. The couple lived in Minnesota, Iowa, Ortley, and then moved to Waubay in 1971. Norma ran an in-home daycare until 1996. Maurice passed away on November 10, 1995. Norma continued living in Waubay. She worked at Bethesda Home until her retirement. She moved to Bethesda Home in 2019. Norma passed away on Sunday, February 28, 2021 at the age of 85 years, 6 months, and 9 days. She will be missed by her three children, Craig Richardt of Spokane Valley, WA, Kimberly Richardt of Sioux Falls, SD, and Dawn Richardt of Aberdeen, SD; one sister, Doris Kohlhoff of Watertown, SD; four grandchildren, Dan (Emily) of Aberdeen, SD, Jessica and Nathan of Spokane Valley, WA, and Kayla of Sioux Falls, SD; and 6 great-grandchildren. She is preceded in death by her parents, husband, two brothers, and four sisters.

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We are thinking of you. We have many great memories of Norma Jean. She will always be in our hearts.

Pam & Steve Froke Mar 2 2021 12:00 AM

Rest in peace Norma Love Patty & Brittany

Patty Kuehn Mar 2 2021 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Norma Richardt

Patty Kuehn Mar 2 2021 12:00 AM

Norma was a good neighbor to my dad when he lived in Waubay. I also enjoyed her visits when she would come to the bank in Summit. Thoughts and prayers for her family.

Earline Holt Mar 2 2021 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Norma Richardt

Corinne Rumpca Mar 2 2021 12:00 AM

Dawn, Mothers were very special in our lives. I am so sorry for your loss. I will keep you in my prayers. Rhonda Hartung

Rhonda Hartung Mar 2 2021 12:00 AM

Grandma. I love you and miss you already. We may have had our disagreements but I am glad you were my grandma. I love you more than you know. Say hi to grandpa for me.

Dan Mar 1 2021 12:00 AM

May God bless our dear Aunt Norma Jean...our thoughts and prayers are with you.

Love, Les & Rhonda Fish Mar 1 2021 12:00 AM

Such a lovely lady!!! ߒ”

Susan Kungel Mar 1 2021 12:00 AM

She was mutable partner the short while I was there.

Helen Nelson Nelson Mar 1 2021 12:00 AM

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