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LECKBURG, NORMA

LECKBURG, NORMA
Norma Leckburg 89, of Cape May, went home to join her husband, Bob and son, Bobby, on June 9, 2024, at Cape Regional Medical Center with her sister, Judy and nephew, Kevin by her side.
Norma was born in Underwood Hospital, Woodbury, NJ, where she lived with her parents until 1945. Her parents, Walter “Dick” and Mary McClyment purchased a store where Town Bank Road meets the bay, known as “Dick’s Place.”
Norma enjoyed spending time with family. She loved dogs and especially Snoopy, her miniature poodle. A proud graduate of Cape May High School’s class of 1953, she carried the lessons and friendships from those formative years throughout her entire life.
Norma’s journey was one of love and companionship, as she found her partner in life, Robert “Bob” Leckburg, while he was serving his country in the United States Coast Guard. In October 1958 their only child Bobby joined their family. Then on December 21, 1988, not only the worst day of Norma’s life, but the last day of her life. Bobby was a passenger on Pan Am 103 that exploded after a terrorist bomb was detonated over Lockerbie, Scotland killing all 259 people onboard and killing 11 individuals on the ground.
Norma is dearly missed and forever loved by her family which includes her sister, Judith Beare; nephews, Richard (Cynthia) Beare, Kevin Beare, Richard (Rosa) Beare, Gabiela and Isabella Beare, Thomas and Jennifer Hunt, Kayla Hunt and Robert Beare.
Norma’s family will receive guests at Spilker Funeral Home, 815 Washington Street, Cape May on Monday June 24, 2024 from 10am until 11am with the Ceremony beginning at 11am. Interment is private. Norma’s service will be livestreamed starting at 10:55 am – to view the livestream, click HERE
In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorial donations to (NAASCA) National Association of Adult Survivors of Child Abuse,
http://www.naasca.org/Contribute/ for online donations or you may prefer mailing donations by check or money order, made out to ‘NAASCA’, 4005 Sinova Street, Los Angeles, CA 90031
(Spilker Funeral Home, Cape May) info and condolences: spilkerfuneralhome.com

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