Norma Sophia Luecke, 87, Union, passed away Sunday, Jan. 8, 2012, in Chesapeake, Va.

She was born Nov. 18, 1924, in Washington, the daughter of the late Edwin F. Heeger and wife Clare, nee Niemann.

Mrs. Luecke graduated from Union High School in 1943. On Dec. 31, 1943, she was united in marriage to Wilbert Luecke.

Mrs. Luecke was a member of Zion United Church of Christ in Union, V.F.W. Auxiliary, American Legion Auxiliary, Eastern Star Naomi Chapter and St. John's Mercy Auxiliary.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Wilbert Luecke; her parents, Edwin and Clare Heeger; and one sister, Marcella Kohring.

Mrs. Luecke is survived by her daughter, Patricia Ann Pettersson, Norfolk, Va.; granddaughter, Stacy Stroud and husband Joal, Chesapeake, Va.; two great-grandchildren, Alexandra Norma Stroud and Cole Stroud; her close friend, Ruth Beckmann, Union; other relatives and many friends.

A funeral service was held Friday, Jan. 13, at Oltmann Funeral Home, Union, with the Rev. Mike Bone officiating.

Burial was in St. Peter's Cemetery, Washington.

Memorials to the American Cancer Society are preferred.

The family was served by Oltmann Funeral Home, Union.