Richard M. Norman, formerly of Juneau, passed away peacefully Oct. 18, 2010 in North Bend, Wash.
He was born Dec. 15, 1932 to Dean and Marie Norman in Sultan, Wash. He graduated from Mount Si High School in 1950.
Richard was a veteran of the Korean War. On Feb. 12, 1955 he married Joan Hays of Issaquah, Wash. Together they had six children. He was preceded in death by his parents Dean and Marie Norman, his loving wife of 34 years Joan, his sister Jean and his son Dean. He lived in Everson, Wash. from 1975 to 1980, Juneau from 1980 to 1985, and Snoqualmie, Wash. from 1990 until his death.
He is survived by his daughters Dana Norman of Bellingham, Wash., Darci (Rob) Starkenburg of Phoenix and his three sons Craig (Paulette) of Sitka, Todd (Nancy) of Tenino, Wash. and Drew (Michelle) of Juneau, along with his companion Peggy Westerlund of Snoqualmie, Wash. He is also survived by his sisters Wilma Woods of Snoqualmie, and Pat (Perry) Cantwell of Covington, Wash., nine grandchildren, five great grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews.
A celebration of his life will be held at 1 p.m. Nov. 6, at the Eagles Club in Snoqualmie. His final resting place will be at Mount Si. Memorial Cemetery.
Friends are invited to share memories and sign the family's online guest book at www.flintofts.com .
Arrangements are by Flintofts Funeral Home.