Norma J. Browne

September 21, 1932July 9, 2018


Norma J. (nee: Gries) beloved wife of Bernard for 53 years. Loving mother of Michael (Karen), Bernie (Margie), Daniel (JoAnn), Robert (Lynn), Kenneth (Kim) and Dennis (Deb). Proud grandmother of 22 grandchildren; great grandmother of 3. Devoted daughter of the late George and Martha (nee:Voll) Gries. Cherished sister of the late George (Lorraine) and Charles (Norene) Gries. Aunt to many and a friend to all. Funeral service 10:00 a.m. Friday, July 13, 2018 at Chapel Hill Gardens South Funeral Home 11333 S. Central Ave., Oak Lawn, IL. Visitation: Thursday 3:00 – 9:00 p.m. Interment Chapel Hill Gardens South Cemetery. In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society 225 N. Michigan Ave. Suite 1200 Chicago, IL. 60601.Fond memories and expressions of sympathy may be shared at Info: 708-636-1200.


  • Visitation Thursday, July 12, 2018
  • Chapel Funeral Service Friday, July 13, 2018
  • Internment Friday, July 13, 2018

Norma J. Browne

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Mary & Jim Dunn and Family Dunn

July 15, 2018

Our sincere condolences to the whole Browne Family for your loss. She was a great lady and will be missed very much. May your memories of her get you through this difficult time, RIP Norma.
Love Jim and Mary Dunn and Family

Mike Laskowski

July 13, 2018

Ever since we moved into the neighborhood Norma was welcoming and very friendly to our family. While she will be greatly missed we will always cherish our interactions and conversations. Our prayers and deepest condolences go to the Browne family.

John & Cynthia Cumbee

July 12, 2018

Although we only knew Norma for the past several years, she always brought a smile to our faces. Norma and I shared quite a few memories and stories about being the mothers of only sons. She will be greatly missed.

Our prayers and condolences to the entire Browne family.