Norma Jean Dayton (age, per Norma, “None of your damn business”) of King City passed away Tuesday, December 18, 2012. She was born in Pacific Grove and grew up in the Bradley area. Norma is a descendent of the Henry Veach family.
Norma eventually moved to King City and graduated from King City High School in 1950. She enjoyed gambling and playing cards. She loved music, had a beautiful voice and enjoyed singing. She dearly loved her family. She cherished her time spent with her grandchildren and great grandchildren.
Norma was a waitress in excess of 25 years. She gladly served up many dishes to her family and friends while being employed by the Kings Table and Keefer’s restaurants.
Norma is survived by her son, Steve (Debbie) Pryor; Kelly (Hans) Wittstrom; grandchildren, Kevin, Kori, Kati, Kiffiny and Kasey; six great grandchildren; brothers, Sam McKibbin, Jimmy Newton and Ray Newton. She is preceded in death by her husband of 35 years, Newell Dayton.
A eulogy service is scheduled for noon, Saturday, December 29, 2012 at the San Ardo Grange Hall, Main Street, San Ardo.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Visiting Nurse Association & Hospice, King City Branch, 200 Broadway, Suite 78, King City, CA 93930.
Arrangements are entrusted to Eddington Funeral Services, 333 East San Antonio Dr., King City, CA, 93930; 831-385-5400, www.EFSCares.com.