Norma Mary (Deveaux) Lundbohm

Norma Mary (Deveaux) Lundbohm (91), passed away peacefully on April 11, 2020, on her late husband’s birthday, at the Jeffrey and Susan Brudnick Center in
Peabody, MA. She was born in Boston, MA on January 6, 1929, but grew up in Lynn, MA. She was the wife, of 69 years, to the late Arthur E. Lundbohm. The daughter of the late Mary Ann (DesRoches) Deveau and Joseph Deveau. She loved listening to politics and talk radio on WRKO AM, listening to piano music, and shopping. She loved her daytime soaps. She loved spending time with her children and grandchildren. She loved talking on the telephone. She was a proud loving mother, who raised her 8 children, in Lynn, Saugus and Peabody. They are, Ronald & Mary Lundbohm, Janet & James Cummings, David Lundbohm & Elizabeth Barrantes, Nancy & Paul Sova, Kathleen & Patrick Moore, Diane & Douglas McCollum, Steven & Amy Lundbohm and Brenda & Lawrence Figliola. She was the proudest, Grandmother to Amanda & Kevin, Jennifer & Michelle, Michael & Kelly, Gino & Rocco and Great-Grandmother to Nolan, Bryson and soon to arrive, Baby Girl McCarthy. She was predeceased by her 8 siblings: Veronica, Clarence, Donna, Dorothea, Camille, Ira, Gertrude and Daley.

Norma, and her family, appreciated her nephew Jimmy Smallis, visiting her every Sunday. She loved all the beautiful flowers and cards from her niece Beth Deveau, and video messages from her niece Jeanne Doucette, from Canada. She leaves several nieces and nephews, and cousins, both here in the US and
in Canada. She graduated from St. Mary’s Catholic High, in Lynn, MA. Norma leaves her dearest childhood friend, Mary Lou Carroll, who resides in Florida. Norma always looked forward to Mary Lou’s letters and photos throughout the years. Norma’s family would like to sincerely thank the staff, at Jeffrey & Susan Brudnick Center in Peabody, MA and the Sawtelle House in Reading, MA, for taking care of
our mother.

Per Norma’s request, there will be no services.

Donations can be made in Norma’s memory to:
St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital
501 St. Jude Place
Memphis, TN 38105


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23 Condolences

  1. Ronald Lundbohm on April 13, 2020 at 5:31 pm

    Dear Mother Love you always

  2. Alanna Morcaldi & Family on April 13, 2020 at 6:30 pm

    Such a beautiful and sweet lady , I loved how you used to bring me recipes you got from the store … I still have them <3 May you rest in comfort and peace

    My deepest condolences to my dear friend Brenda and all of Norma’s loving family and friends … may you find peace and comfort in the days ahead

  3. Caroline @Dan Fitzgerald on April 13, 2020 at 6:45 pm

    I never really met Norma..I enjoyed seeing videos of Norma with her grandchildren,seeing her face,smile would always brighten up my high with the angels dear girl. will miss seeing pictures of you

    Deepest condelences to Brenda and her family may god surround you at this time and days,weeks ahead.Your moms love will always be with you

  4. Rose Goyette on April 13, 2020 at 6:53 pm

    Deepest sympathy to you all. Although, I have never met your mother I feel like I knew her and all of you through the many photos and videos I have seen through Brenda. I am glad that she enjoyed the prayer shawl my mom made for her and hope that Brenda can find comfort in wearing it now.
    Sending prayers and warm thoughts to Norma’s family.

  5. Mark Jette on April 13, 2020 at 6:57 pm

    To Miss Norma’s family and friends

    May God shelter Norma and may she keep watch over you all. I am sorry that her visits got cancelled on account of the virus.
    But she felt all the love you all showed her each time you were able to.
    Prayers and love

  6. Kolya Lynne Smith on April 13, 2020 at 7:41 pm

    Sending you all so much love and hugs. I loved getting to know Miss Norma through Brenda’s videos on Facebook. I felt as if I went through part of the journey with her.

  7. Lisa Docent on April 13, 2020 at 8:57 pm

    To all of Norma’s family , you have my deepest sympathy! I am tremendously saddened for your loss. The memory of your Mother will give you comfort, and her legacy live through you all! God Bless your family.

  8. Lisa Doucet on April 13, 2020 at 8:59 pm

    To all of Norma’s family , you have my deepest sympathy! I am tremendously saddened for your loss. The memory of your Mother will give you comfort, and her legacy live through you all! God Bless your family.

  9. Jeanne Doucette on April 13, 2020 at 9:17 pm

    To all the family of our Dear Tantie Norma, you are in our hearts. We got to know your precious Mom through Brenda and technology. Our family was SO glad to have this because even though she was our Tantie, our Dad, Ira’s, baby sister, we never got to know her in person. Brenda has given us this precious gift and we will forever be grateful to Brenda for this. I wish we would have had time with her in person but I am so grateful we got to know her the way we did.

    Brenda, will forever be grateful to you. Tantie was part of our family that we got to know because of you, taking the time to message and send us videos and show her ours. My kids never got to know the Aunts and Uncle’s on the Deveau side because they were all gone except for your Mom, I am so grateful that did get to see her. A gift you gave my children.

  10. Christina "Lundbohm" Cotter on April 13, 2020 at 9:30 pm

    Rest easy Aunt Norma. I have fond memories of you during my childhood.You were always sweet and kind.You will be missed by so many.

  11. Beth Deveau on April 13, 2020 at 10:04 pm

    Dear Brenda, Nancy, Janet, Kathleen, Diane, Ronald, David, Steven and all your families, I send to you my very deepest condolences, hugs, and much love. I first met your Mom and many of you during my summer Saugas visits with Aunt Veronica. During the past years, your Mom and I shared many letters and cards which i enjoyed tremendously. Brenda always made sure that we had many precious videos and pictures. We enjoyed many laughs and were able to keep in touch this way. Auntie would always end her videos by sending lots of kisses.

    My Dad always had a very special place in his heart for his youngest sister Norma. He was always so happy to welcome her kids when they could visit Nova Scotia. Physical distance, may have kept Auntie Norma and Dad apart in the past, but I find comfort in knowing they are now together, along with their other seven sibblings, their mother and father.

    My love, thoughts, and prayers are with you all during this difficult times. Many all the love that surrounds you give you strenght to face the days ahead. Please know that I loved your Mom dearly.

  12. Marc Accettullo and family on April 13, 2020 at 11:47 pm

    My family is sending our deepest sympathies to you today. We loved your Mom and always looked forward to seeing her at family gatherings and events. She was always such a warm and welcoming lady who had a great memory for small details in our lives. We love you all and hope you find comfort in family, friends and beautiful memories. She will be missed but please know you are all in our thoughts and prayers.

  13. Your loving daughter, Diane on April 14, 2020 at 12:16 am

    I love you Mommy… Whose nails am I going to paint now? I will miss you forever.

  14. Frank Sarcia on April 14, 2020 at 1:38 am

    Rest in peace, Norma. I only wish we could have met.

  15. Your Daughter Brenda, Your Grandsons Gino & Rocco, Your Son In Law Larry! on April 14, 2020 at 12:53 pm

    Dear Mommy/Grammy
    We love you and will miss you forever! Watch over us with your bright shining light – blowing us kisses from heaven – guiding us thru each day with good health. I will remember our long conversations about life several times a day…..and for your words of wisdom even up to our last 27min 27sec phone conversation a month before your passing. I said I love you and you said I love you! I want to wish you a very Happy New Year, Happy Valentine’s Day, Happy Birthday’s, Happy Easter, Happy Mother’s Day, Happy 4th Of July, Happy Thanksgiving, Merry Christmas and many more holidays that you used to start wishing us months in advance. I will be sure to save the Sunday Funnies for the boys and think of Grammy! We will think of you when there’s a “torrential” rain storm and that you taught them that word as early as toddler stages. With every new pair of shoes that they buy we will remember you came with them for their 1st pair of walking shoes. Now when I see the boys in the backseat of my car, I will remember how you used to babysit them in the car while I ran errands. You had them laughing, you taught them everything and when I came back into the car all I saw was big big happy smiles from all of you. There’s so many memories of Mommy & Grammy. Thank you for all of them. Love Love Mommy – Love Love Grammy! Until we meet again may you heal, get the rest you need, celebrate the next part of your journey with your Mom, Dad & Siblings and all your family & friends who have passed. I’m sure you have lots to talk about.
    The boys will wear their watches & remember what fun TIMES they had with their Grammy! God Bless you and until we meet again – LOVE LOVE!!!

  16. Jim Smallis on April 14, 2020 at 1:36 pm

    An aunt who never ever forgot my birthday right until the end.

    Will miss you auntie Norm.

    Love Jim

  17. Anne Thibodeau on April 14, 2020 at 4:44 pm

    Brenda you always took the time to see your mom and the boys were always there too. Im sure she loved every minute of your visits. God bless her and all of the family. May she rest in peace.

  18. Hélène ( Michael ) Deveau on April 14, 2020 at 7:53 pm

    Our deepest condolences to you Brenda & to your entire family. I personally never had the opportunity to meet your beloved mom but my husband Michael did & he always spoke highly of his dear Aunt Norma. May she rest in God’s Eternal Peace. xoxoxo

  19. Chris Caramanica on April 14, 2020 at 10:17 pm

    I will never forget Norma’s endless Telephone chatters she made to my Mom & I.
    Our Condolences to Norma’ s expanded families. R.I.P. Norma☦

  20. Julie Tank on April 14, 2020 at 10:48 pm

    She was so dear, kinda and sweet. May she rest in peace. Deepest condolences to all her family who will miss her so

  21. Your Baby Daughter and Family on November 25, 2020 at 11:30 pm

    Happy Thanksgiving to Mommy/Grammy. You are in my (our) heart(s) every day all day. You are deeply missed. Your 1st Thanksgiving with your Mom Dad Siblings family and friends in heaven all together…..and 1st without your children/grandchildren which I know breaks your heart and ours. I hope you are catching the kisses we are sending you. Love Love Mommy/Grammy……until we meet again…..we love you.

  22. Your baby Brenda on September 24, 2022 at 9:02 am

    Blowing kisses to you today and every day 😘😘😘 Mommy/Grammy. I know you are very busy celebrating every day with your with your siblings/parents and all your family/friends in heaven….I feel comfort knowing you are healed, happy and at peace. We love you and miss you forever. Until we meet again Mommy/Grammy may you continue to send us signs that you are right by all of us and hope you catch our kisses 😘

  23. Your Baby on September 24, 2023 at 9:29 am

    Sending our love Mommy/Grammy – continue watching over us – hope you are catching our kisses!!!! Love Love – Miss you xo

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