Rita Norton of Shelby, IN, January 11, 1956 – December 25, 2012

Rita Norton, age 56, of Shelby, IN, formerly of Chicago, IL, passed away on

Tuesday, December 25, 2012.  She was an employee of Reids Fire Equipment.  Rita was preceded in death by her parents, Lyle & Beulah Fischer, her brothers, Jack Gray and Ben Gray.  She is survived by her husband, Elmer Norton; son, Chris Norton, daughter, Laura (Eric) Stuart and sisters, Sue (Leonard) Sampson, Deanna (Willard) Jump, Joyce (Alex) Serafin, Patricia (Ronald) Walker, and Donna (Randy) Cole; brothers, Donald (Anna) Fischer and Michael (Patricia) Fischer.

Friends may visit with the family on Friday, December 28, 2012 from 2:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. at Burns Funeral Home, 10101 Broadway, Crown Point, IN.  Funeral service will be held on Friday, December 28, 2012 at 7:00 p.m. at Burns Funeral Home, Crown Point, IN.  Services will terminate at the funeral home. www.burnsfuneral.com

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