Norma M. Wigle

CALUMET – Norma M. Wigle, 86, a resident of Hancock Township, passed away Monday, January 27, 2014, at the Portage Health System in Hancock.

Norma was born September 30, 1927, in Mohawk, a daughter of Charles and Lempi (Ollila) Soronen. As a young child she moved with her family to Detroit, she attended and graduated from High School there.

She married William H. Wigle in Detroit. She worked as an executive secretary for many years at many companies in the Detroit area. In the 1970s she returned to make her home in the Copper Country.

She was preceded in death by her parents; as well as her husband, William.

She is survived by brother, George (Vera) Soronen of Houston, Texas; sister, Doris (Bob) Alton of Royal Oak, Mich.; nieces and nephews, Bobbi, Penni, Brian and Darrel.

A graveside service will be held for Norma in Florida at a later date.

The Erickson-Crowley-Peterson Funeral Home in Calumet, is assisting the family with arrangements.

Online condolences may be left at