Norma Mary Emmite, 94, departed from this life on May 9th, 2014 at Baywind Village Care Center in League City, Texas. She was a Wife, Mother, Grandmother, Great Grandmother, devoted homemaker and community volunteer.
Mrs. Emmite was born on March 5th, 1920 in Galveston, Texas to Antonio and Cesira Micheletti. She was a resident of Galveston, Texas and graduated from The Ursuline Academy in 1938. She married Frank J. Emmite on April 25, 1942. After the end of WWII, she and her husband made Dickinson, Texas their home and raised four children. In Dickinson, Mrs. Emmite attended Shrine of True Cross Catholic Church and was a member of The Catholic Daughters. In the 1940s and 1950s, Mrs. Emmite helped organize the yearly St. Joseph Altar honoring St. Joseph, the patron saint of the home, which consisted of many baked goods and was a local Italian Catholic tradition at the time.