Nora Stockman, 85, of rural Sweet Springs, died Friday, Aug. 6, 2004, at Fitzgibbon Hospital in Marshall.
Funeral services were held at 11 a.m. Monday, Aug. 9, at Holy Cross Lutheran Church in Emma. Pastor Walter Snyder officiated. Pallbearers were Rob Vance, Tommy Moore, Mike Long, Dan Hoyer, Jacob Martin and Jared Martin. Honorary pallbearers were Daniel Cummings, Josh Howison and Zach Heagy. Burial was in Holy Cross Lutheran Cemetery. Memorials are suggested to Holy Cross Lutheran Church in care of Campbell-Lewis Funeral Home.
Born June 30, 1919, in Sweet Springs, she was the daughter of the late Carl Langewisch and Anna Louise Weber Langewisch. On Dec. 26, 1939, she married Albert Stockman, who survives of the home. She had lived in the Sweet Springs area her entire life and was a homemaker. She was a member of Holy Cross Lutheran Church in Emma.
Additional survivors include seven daughters, Nona Knox of Mound City, Kan., Bonnie Evans of Ft. Scott, Kan., Marla Copeland of Lee's Summit, Sandra Hauer of Arvada, Colo., Wanda Martin of Jefferson City, Juanita Cummings of Kansas City and Tamie Heagy of Raytown; one son, Ricky Stockman of rural Sweet Springs; a half-sister, Louise Langewisch; several grandchildren and great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by two sons, Carl Stockman and Kenneth Stockman; two grandsons; two brothers and three sisters.