Norma Lee Shepas

Norma Lee Shepas, a resident of Willow Springs, passed away Monday, April 27, 2020 while at her home.  She was born October 19, 1946 to Herbert A. and Alverta Pauline (Calvert) Hoffmann in St. Clair, MO and was 73 years old.
Norma grew up in St. Clair and attended the schools there.  After obtaining her associate degree, she was employed with the Atomic Energy Commission.  She then became a Deputy U.S. Marshal for the Kansas City District; she also worked in Buffalo, N.Y. and Cleveland, OH as a Deputy U.S. Marshal.  Her last employment was with the Defense Investigative Services.  Norma was married on September 6, 1979 in Campbell, OH to Richard Stephen Shepas.  They were members of the Sacred Heart Catholic Church.  When she was not working, Norma enjoyed sewing and quilting.  She will be dearly missed by her family, her friends, and all who knew her.
Norma is preceded in death by her parents; her sister, Carol Blanda, and a brother, Darryl Hoffmann.
She is survived by her husband of 40 years, Richard Shepas; two daughters: Connie Claspell of Colorado Springs, CO and Charlotte Edmondson of Joplin, MO; a son, Andrew Shepas of Oklahoma City, OK. She is further survived by seven grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.
No services are planned at this time.  Arrangements are under the direction of Willow Funeral Home, LLC. Online condolences may be left at

Howell County News

110 W. Main St.,
Willow Springs, MO 65793

Comment Here