100 Candles for Violet NormanViolet Norman celebrated her 100th birthday with family and friends at Holy Family Church.
Violet Norman celebrated her 100th birthday with family and friends at Holy Family Church.
Violet was born Jan. 10, 1914, in Duluth, to Bror and Gjerda Lindau. She grew up in Duluth and attended Arnold School and Duluth Central High School, graduating in 1931.
Violet married John Norman in 1938 in Duluth. They lived in Chicago for a year before moving back to Duluth.
Her children are Margaret Wright and John, both of Duluth, and the late Jim. She has six grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren.
Violet was a homemaker and caregiver and enjoyed sewing, baking and traveling, and she enjoys spending time with family and friends.