On June 26, 1941, Minnie Lee was born in Corning, NY. Her parents were the late Harry and Leona (Starkweather) Dean.
She married Max Norton on April 28, 1958 in Tioga and they celebrated 57 years together this year.
A caring and giving wife, mother and grandmother; family always came first in Minnie’s life. She was a member of the Endless Winds Vol. Fire Co. in Shunk and Canton’s American Legion Auxiliary 303.
In addition to her devoted husband Max, surviving are daughters, Joanie (Francis) Delovich, Shunk and Julie (Ed) Minnier, Masten; grandchildren, Dillon Minnier, Shunk and Amber (Adam) Weightman, Covington; great granddaughter, Addison Weightman; several nieces, nephews, cousins and many dear friends. Also her faithful pets, Rocky and Miss Kitty.
Minnie was predeceased by four siblings, Merle Dean, Earl Dean, Elijah “Sonny” Dean and Judy Buchanan.
The funeral was held at the Pepper Funeral Home, Canton on October 13 with the Rev. Herbert Eby officiating.
Burial followed in West Hill Cemetery.
Those who wish may make a memorial to a charity of one’s choice.