Norma C. Brecheisen


Norma C. (Stegman) Brecheisen, 89, of Olathe, KS passed away November 10, 2018 in Olathe, KS. Funeral service will be held at 10:30 am Saturday, November 17, 2018 at St. Joseph Catholic Church, 111 W. First St., Offerle, KS 67563. Visitation will be Friday, November 16, 2018, 5:00pm to 7:00pm, with a Rosary at 7:00pm, also at the church. Burial will be at the new St. Joseph Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to Kansas City Siamese Rescue, P.O. Box 1245, Lee’s Summit, MO 64063 OR VH1 Save the Music Foundation, P.O. Box 2096, New York, NY 10108-2096. Arrangements: Bruce Funeral Home, Gardner, KS (913) 856-7111. Condolences may be left at

Norma was born January 5, 1929 in Kinsley, KS to Harry and Josephine (Hanson) Lewis. Norma married Melvin Stegman on November 22, 1949. He passed away on November 23, 2004. She married Carl Brecheisen in August 2009. He passed away on November 30, 2013. Norma was a wonderful singer and piano player and she loved to travel. Norma was a member of the Divine Mercy Catholic Church in Gardner, KS. She will be dearly missed by family and friends.

Norma was preceded in death by her parents; She is survived by her children; Deborah Scott (Lindin) of Olathe, KS; Ward Stegman of Olathe, KS and Melinda Stegman (Melissa) of Manassas, VA; four grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.