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Norma Dorothy Fagan, 89 of Billings, passed away Friday, May 3, at Grand Park Vintage Suites.

One of thirteen children, Norma was born July 19, 1923, in Sydney, Australia. During WWII she met an American soldier, Robert Fagan. They were married Nov. 20, 1944, in Sydney and had been married 69 years when Bob passed away, Feb. 19, 2013. In 1947, they moved their family to Cut Bank and in the early 1970s to Billings.

An LPN, Norma had worked in Cut Bank and at Western Manor and Parkview Convalescent Center in Billings.

She enjoyed bowling, knitting, crocheting, cross stitch and bird watching. She was a member of Holy Rosary Church, the American Legion Auxiliary, VFW Auxiliary, the United Veterans Council and volunteered with the DAV.

She is survived by her son Royal and daughters Colleen Wigen and Patricia Fagan all of Billings; two brothers, “Mush” and “Cab” Woodbury of Australia; five grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. Her son Ean preceded her in death in 1998.

Funeral Mass will be 11 a.m. Wednesday, at Holy Rosary Church and Rite of Committal with be at the Yellowstone County Veterans Cemetery.

Michelotti-Sawyers Mortuary has charge of arrangements.

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