Murl is preceded in death by two loving husbands Norman Crowder (married 52 years) and Jack Norton (married 9 years).
Murl is survived by her daughters Kathleen Hidalgo (Walt) of Hughson, CA, Scharlynn Trout (Bill) of Colfax, CA, step-children Marvin Norton (Linda) of Beech Grove, AR, Jeanette Norton of Paragould, AR, and Rebecca Dietzler (Arno) of Rio Linda, CA, 6 sisters (Bobbie, Carol, Helen, Jo, Lee, Pearl), 1 brother (Edward), 12 grandchildren and 22 great grandchildren, and 2 great-great grandchildren.
Murl enjoyed traveling, gardening and being with her family.
Private services will be held. In lieu of flowers, donations can be sent to St. Thomas Retirement Center, 2937 N. Berkeley Avenue, Turlock, CA 95382 for their wonderful, loving care.
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