Norma V. Coats, 81, of Havelock, died Thursday, Dec. 20, 2012, at the Cherry Point Bay Nursing Facility.


Norma V. Coats, 81, of Havelock, died Thursday, Dec. 20, 2012, at the Cherry Point Bay Nursing Facility.



She enjoyed crocheting, gardening, sewing, and baking and cooking. She was a member of the Havelock Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints.



Memorial service will be 7 p.m. Friday at Munden Funeral Home, Morehead City, with Bishop Charles Kirwan officiating.



She is survived by her husband of 34 years, Larry Coats of Havelock; five daughters, Jeanette Ford of Havelock, Juanita Sawyer of Michigan, Joyce Stowe of Washington, Janice Garcia of New Bern, and Joann Manley of Newport; two sons, John Kiewiet and Jeff Kiewiet of Florida; one brother, Edward Valkner of Michigan; 18 grandchildren; 25 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandson.



The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the funeral home.



Memorials may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association, P.O. Box 96011, Washington, D.C. 20090-6011