Norma Jeanne Portella, 80, of Brighton, Colo., passed away on Tuesday, August 30, 2011. She was born on April 27, 1931, in Jefferson City, Mo., to John Willis and Della Neeley. She is survived by her children; Michael Portella of Ft. Collins, Colo., Mitchell Portella of Milliken, Colo., Carlotta (Don) Barnes of Brighton, Colo. and Ricky (Charlotte) Portella of West Wendover, Nev.; sisters, Juanita Clark of Ironton, Mo., Betty Jo Willis of Jefferson City, Mo., Anna Mae Pfenenger of Grain Valley, Mo., brother, Herbert Willis of Jefferson City, Mo.; eight grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren. A Military Service was held on September 1, 2011 at Ft. Logan National Cemetery in Denver, Colo. A Memorial Service will be scheduled in April 2012 in Jefferson City, Mo..