Norma Jean (Steffen) Kean, 70, of Cascade, passed away peacefully Saturday, Aug. 27, 2011, surrounded by family at Shady Rest Care Center in Cascade.
Services were held Aug. 30 at St. Martin’s Catholic Church in Cascade, with the Rev. Douglas Loecke officiating. Burial was in Calvary Cemetery, Cascade.
Norma was born Feb. 26, 1941, in Cascade, daughter of Sylvester and Marie (Lehman) Steffen. Norma attended St. Mary’s Catholic School.
She married Dale (Louie) Kean on April 11, 1959, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Cascade. Norma worked at various area restaurants before retiring after 28 years from Western Dubuque Community Schools as manager of food services for Cascade High School.
Those left to honor her memory locally are son Jeff (Vicki) Kean of North Liberty; and grandchildren, Nick Kean, Mariah Reighard, McKenna Reighard and Ryan Reighard, all of North Liberty.
In lieu of flowers, Norma’s wishes are that memorials be given to Hospice of Dubuque or Camp Courageous.
Online condolences may be left for the family at www.reifffuneralhomeinc.com