Norma Louise Frantz, 67 years, of Erie, MI passed away Friday, October 17, 2014 in Promedica Ebeid Hospice Sylvania, OH. The daughter of Merle and Lillie (Burlison) Grams she was born on December 16, 1946 in Aetna, TN. Norma worked as a supervisor for GM Powertrain for 31 ½ years retiring in May of 2007. On June 28, 1982 Norma married Phil Frantz.
Norma was an active church member at Luna Pier Baptist Church. She loved to cook, garden and was a huge animal person, always willing to help stray animals even snakes. Her grandchildren were her life.
She is survived by her loving husband, Phil; children, Matthew Shane Vohl, Crystal Nicole (Brian) Regnier, Phillip John Frantz Jr., Jonathan James (Jennifer) Frantz; stepchildren, Wendi Marie Lewis, Kellie Anne Michalak, Kerri Lynne Frantz; 3 brothers, Merle (Phyllis) Grams, Charles (Elsie) Grams, Terry (Theresa) Grams; 2 sisters, Janice Porter and Dana (Tom) Phlegar; 12 grandchildren and 8 great grandchildren. She is preceded in death by both her parents.
Visitation will be held on Wednesday, October 22, 2014 from 2PM until 8PM in the Urbanski’s Bedford Funeral Chapel 8300 Lewis Avenue Temperance, MI where funeral service will be held on Thursday, October 23, 2014 at 11AM. Burial will follow in Toledo Memorial Park. The family would like extend a special thanks to Promedica hospice staff especially Wanda & Joanne. Online condolences may be shared at www.bedfordfuneralchapel.com.