Norma M. Sweigert, 100, died peacefully with family and friends by her side on Friday, May 31, 2019, at Harbor Hill Center in Belfast. She was born the daughter of Alvin D. and Margaret K. (Ehrig) Yates in Buffalo, N.Y., on Dec. 7, 1918. Norma is survived by two daughters, Wynn Van Marter and her husband George and Marcie Sweigert and her husband Darien Zoppo; grandchildren, Melissa Rexford and husband Craig, George Van Marter and his wife Dana and John Zoppo; and great-grandchildren, Rudd Rexford and Ethan Van Marter. Norma is also survived by her devoted friend, Jim Rose.

In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by her beloved husband Charles P. Sweigert Jr.

Memorial services will be held at a later date. Donations in Norma’s memory may be made to the First Congregational Church of Searsport, P.O. Box 261, Searsport, ME 04974. Arrangements under the direction of Young Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Searsport, online at