75, died at 7:07 a.m. June 30, 2005, at Lima Memorial Health System.
She was born Dec. 1, 1929, in Garrett, Ky., to Lee and Dovie Chaffins Wicker, who preceded her in death. She married Walter F. Norton, who died Dec. 25, 1987. On Nov. 20, 1993, she married Edmund Rhine Sr., who survives in Lima.
Mrs. Rhine had been a secretary for CSS Publishing Co. She was a member of First Assembly of God. She loved to travel and bowl.
Survivors also include two sons, Greg Norton and Chris Norton, both of Lima; three stepsons, Louis Rhine of Cincinnati, Ed Rhine Jr. of Lima and Timothy (Gail) Rhine of Ocala, Fla.; a stepdaughter, Christine (Ron) Newman of Cridersville; a sister, Juanita (Gene) McVicker of Lima; five grandchildren, Heather (Troy) Ordaway of Dover, Del., Amber Norton, Steve Norton and Alexis Lynn Norton, all of Lima, and Brian Norton of Vaughnsville; and two great-grandchildren, Haley Sheffield and Kaylob Sheffield.
She was preceded in death by two stepsons, Gary and Steve Norton; a sister, Ethel McVicker; and two brothers, Melvin and Luther Wicker.
Services will begin at 11 a.m. Tuesday at First Assembly of God. The Rev. J. Randy Davis will officiate. Burial will be in Memorial Park Cemetery.
Friends may call from 2 to 8 p.m. Sunday at Chamberlain-Huckeriede Funeral Home.
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Lung Association/Ohio West, 1541 Allentown Road, Lima, OH 45805.
Condolences may be expressed at www.chamberlain huckeriede.com.
The Lima News 7-2-2005