Myrtle Tena Norby

August 29, 1919April 13, 2018

Myrtle Norby was born on August 29, 1919 in Andover, South Dakota to Clifford and Tena Callison, and passed away on April 13, 2018 at home in Placerville at the age of 98. She was a long-time employee with the Los Angeles County School District before moving to Placerville to be near her two daughters. Myrtle was preceded in death by her beloved husband, Bernard Norby, in 1993. She is survived by loving and devoted daughters Kathaleen (William) Thayer of Placerville and Shirley Cruser of Citrus Heights; granddaughter Tena N. Thayer; grandsons Kelley P. Thayer, Michael D. McKay and Jason S. McKay; great-grandchildren Carlos McKay, Chiara McKay and Augusto McKay. In accordance with Myrtle’s wishes, there is no service scheduled, but friends and family are invited to sign the online guestbook and leave condolence messages at


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Betty Graeber

April 30, 2018

I love this family I was so blessed to know Myrtle she was ever do kind to me, and she was funny I will miss her so much Betty Graeber