Noma Diane Gurich was born in South Bend, Indiana to John and Ramona Gurich. She grew up with her younger sister, Marianne, her older brother, Raymond, and a cousin, Patrick. Her brother has one son, Aaron and he has three children. Justice Gurich grew up in a rural farming community located in St. Joseph County near Mishawaka, Indiana. She attended elementary through high school in the Penn-Harris-Madison consolidated School District. She graduated from Penn High School, having participated in many activities including girls’ basketball, various clubs and concert, jazz and marching bands. She recently was awarded a 2012 Distinguished Alumni Award from her high school.
Justice Gurich’s parents are deceased as well as her brother. Her sister and brother-in-law are also both deceased.
Justice Gurich is married to John E. Miley, General Counsel for the Oklahoma Employment Security Commission. In 2007, her sister’s daughters came to live with Justice Gurich and her husband in Oklahoma City. Their oldest niece graduated from Classen School of Advanced Studies in 2011 and is currently completing her first semester of college. The younger niece will graduate from Classen SAS in May of 2012, and plans to attend a design college in New York City. John has a twin brother who is married with two children. Their nephew is completing his degree in Pharmacy and their niece is attending graduate school. Justice Gurich and her husband have two cats—Ralph and Lucky—who have the run of the house.