February 23, 1927 - January 31, 2019

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Monday, February 4, 2019 11:00 AM Vernon Funeral Home


Visitation Sunday, February 3, 2019 from 3:00 PM-7:00 PM at Vernon Funeral Home

Norma Jean (Boyer) Larry, 91 of Cable passed away peacefully in Vancrest of Urbana Nursing Home. She was born February 23, 1927 in Urbana, Ohio, the daughter of the late Ward and Winnie (McAdams) Boyer.

Norma was a 1945 graduate of Cable High School. She served as Post Master for Cable Post Office from December 1948 to July of 2011. Upon retirement after 62 years, she was the youngest post master to ever be installed at the age of 21 and the longest serving post master in the United States.

She was a member of the Citizens for Cable, the National Associates of Postmasters, the National League of Postmasters, and Cable United Methodist Church. She enjoyed reading, visiting with friends, gardening and watching her family play sports.

She is survived by her loving family, daughter, Sharma J. (Dale) Thompson, granddaughter, Macie A. (Taylor) Cayot, niece, Debi Grimm, nephew, Gregg Boyer and their families; as well as many old and new friends.

She is preceded in death by her parents, her husband, Grant Sherman Larry, her brother & sister-in-law, C. William (Elizabeth) Boyer and niece, Sherry Pyle.

A gathering of family and friends will be held from 3-7 p.m. Sunday, February 3, 2019 in the VERNON FUNERAL HOME, Urbana. Funeral service will be held at 11:00 a.m. Monday, February 4, 2019 in the funeral home with Pastor Robert Blosser officiating. Burial will follow in Jenkins Chapel Cemetery, Cable.

Memorial contributions may be made to Cable United Methodist Church, 5779 Fillmore St., Cable, Ohio 43009 or to the Activities department of Vancrest of Urbana, 2380 US Hwy 68, Urbana, Ohio 43078.
Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.vernonfh.com.


Williams Family - Feb 7, 2019
We want to extend our deepest sympathy for your loss of Norma which is the most devastating experience your family will face. At times, the pain of the loss will feel unbearable. Please know that there are friends who care about you and your family during this difficult time. Most importantly Psalm 34:18 tells us that "God is near to those that are broken at heart. We pray that Jehovah the God of all comfort is with your family during this difficult time of grief.
Sandra - Feb 7, 2019
My condolences to the family. Please be comforted by the Bibles promise of the resurrection. Acts 24:15, John 5:28,29.
Willard & Stella Rogan - Feb 4, 2019
We are so sorry to hear of your Mother's passing. Always enjoyed seeing her on her porch and giving us a wave as we passed by. I'm sure she will be missed. Our whole family gives you our condolences. God Bless you all.
Sandra - Feb 3, 2019
My condolences to the family. Please be comforted by the Bible's promise of the resurrection. John 5:28, 29, Acts 24:15.
Terri Lyn - Feb 2, 2019
Rest easy sweet lady, strength to your loved ones
Cindee McComas - Jan 31, 2019
Norma was much loved by her Postmaster friends. We used to ride to meetings together.

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