Stella Darlene Norton |

Stella Darlene Norton

Post IndependentGlenwood Springs, CO Colorado

Stella Norton, 71, of Longmont died Dec. 25, 2011.She was born in Glenwood Springs, Colo. on Sept. 22, 1940, the daughter of Leland & Lillian (Renftle) Berges. Stella graduated from high school in Glenwood Springs in 1958.She married Jack Dowling in August 1958. They had two children, a son Larry Dean and a daughter Linda Kay. They later divorced. Stella married Glen Norton in June 1971.She worked at Fender Realty as a secretary for many years. In 2000, she moved to Longmont to be a part of her grandchildren’s lives. She worked at Pharmerica for several years. She enjoyed traveling, camping, hiking, cross country skiing and dining out. Stella loved to watch her grandchildren bowl and play baseball.Stella is survived by her daughter Linda (David) Zeutzius of Erie; grandchildren Amanda and Josh Zeutzius; stepson Kurt Norton of Arlington, VA; and stepdaughter Dr. Eileen Norton of Brentwood CA; several aunts and many cousins. She is preceded in death by her parents, an infant son Larry Dean and her brother Harold Lee Berges.A memorial service will be held at Carroll-Lewellen Funeral and Cremation Services Thursday, Dec. 29, 2011 at 3 p.m. Family and friends may share condolences at

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