Mrs. Norma Y. Fountain, 96 of Edinburg passed away on Tuesday, January 31, 2017 at 10:10 a.m. at Taylorville Care Center in Taylorville. She was born on February 3, 1920 in Edinburg, the daughter of Glenn A. and Ada B. Younker. She married Leslie A. Fountain on December 24, 1938 in Springfield. He preceded her in death on January 10, 2006 after 67 years of marriage.
Surviving are children, Elaine (husband Russ) Kruse of Yakima, Wash., Shirley (husband Bob) Sloan of Edinburg, Larry (Wife Cindy) Fountain of Edinburg, Richard (Wife Eva) Fountain of Granger, Ind., Gayla (Husband Terry) Wingo of Mt. Auburn, Sharon (Husband John) Ridgeway of Edinburg. 15 grandchildren, 26 great-grandchildren, 12 great-great-grandchildren, 3 step great-grandchildren and 4 step great-great grandchildren, brother Robert Younker of Camden, Ill. and several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, one grandson, one great-great granddaughter, one step great-great grandson, brothers Allen and Jean Younker, Gale and Mary Younker, sister Doris and William Swope, and sister-in-law Maxine Younker.
Visitation will be held on Sunday, February 5, 2017 from 4:00-7:00 p.m. at Sutton Memorial Home in Taylorville. Funeral service will be on Monday, February 6, 2017 at 10:00 a.m. at Sutton Memorial Home in Taylorville with Rev. Dan Spruell and James Baldwin officiating. She will be laid to rest beside her husband in Edinburg Cemetery in Edinburg, Ill.
Sutton Memorial Home in Taylorville is assisting the family with arrangements. Sign on-line guest book at www.suttonmemorialhome.com.