MORGANTOWN, Ky. — Darlene Adamecz Norris, 78, of Morgantown, Ky., passed away Saturday, March 10, 2018, at the Hospice House of Southern Kentucky.
She was born Nov. 2, 1939, in Blue Island, Ill., to the late Stephen and Margaret Lange Adamecz.
Darlene was a member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Granville. She loved to stitch baby blankets, cook, collect Precious Moments and going to auctions with her husband Merle.
She is survived by her husband of 46 years, Merle Norris of Morgantown, Ky.; two daughters, Patricia Ann Noah of Florida and Kim Lee Moore of Bowling Green, Ky.; a son, Richard Allen Norris (Jayme) of Morgantown, Ky.; nine grandchildren, Mark Noah Jr. of California, Melissa Noah of Illinois, Thomas Millsaps of Indiana, Jason Millsaps of Indiana, Krystle Gabbard of Bowling Green, Ky., Richard Wellin of Illinois, and Austin, Shane and Dean Norris of Morgantown, Ky.; many great-grandchildren; two brothers, Charles Adamecz (Jacqui) of Illinois and Michael Adamecz of Illinois; a sister, Joanne Hart of Illinois; and her best friend, Carol Ester of Granville.
She was preceded in death by her parents; a daughter Annette Millsaps; and a sister, Eleanor Cavallini.
Funeral services will be at 1 p.m. Wednesday, March 14, at the Smith Funeral Home in Morgantown, Ky., with the Rev. Eddie Slaubaugh officiating. Burial will follow in the Hill Haven Memory Gardens in Morgantown, Ky.
Visitation will be from 3 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, March 13, and Wednesday from 8 a.m. until the time of services at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Hospice House of Southern Kentucky, 5872 Scottsville Road, Bowling Green, KY 42104.
To share condolences, memories or photos of Darlene, or to light a memorial candle, visit www.smithfuneralhomeky.com.