Norma Jean Bornemann

By on March 11, 2009

Norma Jean Bornemann, 83, of Sugar Grove, passed away Wednesday, March 4, 2009, at The Tillers Health Care Residence in Oswego. She was born Oct. 11, 1925, in Aurora, the daughter of the late Edward and Clara (Giese) Delaney.

Norma Jean was a charter member of the Montgomery V.F.W. Post No. 7452 Women’s Auxiliary. She was united in marriage to John Bornemann on Sept. 12, 1953, at Our Savior Lutheran Church by Pastor Peter Kruntz.

She is survived by her two sons, John (Mary) Bornemann of Plainfield and Jeff (Kay) Bornemann of Sugar Grove; her five grandchildren, Andrea Bornemann and Chase Bornemann of Sugar Grove, Michael (fiancee Regina Arras) Bornemann of Seattle, Wash., Brian (fiancee Jenna Fracaro) Bornemann of Joliet, and Timothy Bornemann of Plainfield; many nephews and nieces; her special niece, Norma Anderson; her brother, William Delaney of Cincinnati, Ohio, and her brother-in-law, Fred Neupert of Montgomery.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, John Bornemann, who passed away in 2000; her brother, Ronald Delaney and her sisters, Viola Neupert and Hazel Gunnerson.

Mrs. Bornemann’s family would like to thank the staff at Tillers for their care and compassion during her time of need.

In keeping with Norma Jean’s wishes, there will be a memorial visitation at The Healy Chapel, 370 Division Drive, Sugar Grove, on March 16, from 4 to 8 p.m. A private burial will take place at Little Rock Township Cemetery.

For more information, call (630) 466-1330 or visit to leave an online condolence.