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Norma Peers, 84, a member of the Billings Bowlers Hall of Fame, died May 28, 2012.
She was born Feb. 22, 1928, in Laurel to Joe and Edith Price. After graduating from Laurel High School, she married Howard Sidney Peers of Missoula and later gave birth to their only child: Randy.
She was instrumental in establishing and playing women’s slow-pitch softball in Billings, was a 13-year member of the American Legion State Champion Drill team, and later became a charter member of the Laurel Golf Club.
She bowled for 60 years and was inducted into the Billings Bowlers Hall of Fame. She took a Course in Miracles and was a member at Unity Church of Christianity.
Survivors include a son, Randy Peers; three grandchildren; and a sister, Phyllis Worthington.
Services were June 4 at Michelotti-Sawyers Mortuary, with Richard Stone officiating.
Donations may be made to Unity Church of Christianity, 9 14th St. W., Billings, MT 59102.