Norma L. Pfledderer, 94, of Francesville

Norma L. Pfledderer, 94, of Francesville, went home to be with the Lord on Sunday, August 27, 2023. 

She passed away at Parkview Haven Retirement Home in Francesville. 

Norma was born on December 8, 1928 in Francesville to the late William and Katherine [Gudeman] Kahler. 

She graduated from Francesville High School in 1947. 

On June 26, 1948, Norma married Robert H. Pfledderer in Francesville.  Bob passed away on June 2, 2006. 

Norma gave her life to the Lord in 1962 and was a faithful member of the Francesville Apostolic Christian Church.  She enjoyed gardening and baking, especially creating wedding/birthday/graduation cakes for many years.

Norma was a devoted homemaker who loved being a wife and mother.  Growing up as an only child, she desired to have a large family.  She leaves behind a beautiful legacy of many generations. 


She is survived by:

Lona S. (Kent) Hudson, Trivoli, IL Daughter

Linda K. (Stephen) Gutwein, Francesville, IN Daughter

Lorene L. (Brian) Furrer, West Lafayette, IN Daughter

Larry R. (Darlene) Pfledderer, Francesville, IN Son

Lisa M. (Keith) Knobloch, Wyoming, IL Daughter

Nellie (Dwain) Anderson, Stanon, KY Dear Friend of the Family

21 Grandchildren

48 Great Grandchildren


Preceded in death by:

William and Katherine [Gudeman] Kahler, Parents

Robert H. Pfledderer, Husband

Dr. Stephen K. Elsasser, Son-in-law

Visitation will be from 11 AM – 2 PM EDT Thursday, August 31, 2023 at the Francesville Apostolic Christian Church.

Funeral Services will be held at 2 PM EDT Thursday, August 31, 2023 at the Francesville Apostolic Christian Church with Ministers of the Church officiating.

Burial will take place at Roseland Cemetery in Francesville.

Memorial Contributions may be made to Parkview Haven Retirement Home.  The family wishes to express their gratitude for the kind care they provided Norma.

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Arrangements have been entrusted to Frain Mortuary Querry-Ulbricht Chapel in Francesville.