Melinda (Mindy) M. Norton, 56, of 412 Pine St., Meadville, passed away Thursday, Oct. 3, 2013, at home.
Mindy was born in Creston, Iowa, on May 8, 1957, a daughter of Betty Harrison Lynam and the late Wayne Lynam. On Nov. 7, 1987, Mindy married Thomas (Tom) G. Norton, who survives.
Mindy was a member of New Beginnings Church of God, Meadville, and a former member of Church of God, Cambridge Springs. She attended schools in Iowa. Her greatest joy in life was spending time with her grandchildren.
In addition to her husband, Tom, of 25 years, Mindy is survived by a daughter, Jennifer Norton Halsey and her husband, Curtis, of Centerville; three grandchildren, Natalie Halsey, Landon Halsey and Kylie Lynam; her mother, Betty Lynam of Iowa; a sister, Amy Lynam; and a brother, Rodney L. Lynam.
In addition to her father, Mindy was preceded in death by two brothers, Lonnie Lynam and Kelly Lynam.
Family and friends are invited to call on Saturday from noon to 2 p.m. at Stephen P. Mizner Funeral Home & Cremation Services Inc., 404 Chestnut St., Meadville, where funeral services will be held at 2 p.m., with Pastor Temple Jarrell of New Beginnings Church of God officiating.
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