Naomi Julia Flood, 94, of Springfield, IL died at 1:55 a.m. Tuesday, April 12, 2011 at St. John’s Hospice. She was born on October 29, 1916 in Des Moines, Iowa to Victor Francis and Naomie Robasse Berger. She married Harry A. Flood on November 2, 1944 and he preceded her in death on April 12, 1976. Also preceding her in death were a sister; Mary Johnson and 2 brothers; Victor and Joseph Berger.
Mrs. Flood lived in Springfield, most of her life and retired from the Illinois Bell Telephone Co. after 41 years of service as an accounting clerk.
Surviving are her daughter; Norma Herron of Springfield, two grandchildren; Rachel Mattingly and Neil Herron and 4 great-grandchildren; Kelsie, Julia, Grace and Sophie Mattingly and several nieces and nephews.
Visitation: 12:00 – 1:00 pm Wednesday, April 27, 2011 at St. Patrick’s Church.
Funeral Mass: 1:00 pm Wednesday, April 27, 2011 at St. Patrick’s Church with Reverend Stephen Thompson officiating. Burial will be at Calvary Cemetery.