SOUTHBRIDGE — Kenneth I. Norman, 74, of Franklin St, Passed away after a short illness in Harrington Memorial Hospital.
Kenneth is survived by his Fiancé: Margaret “Peggy” Lafreniere; His son, Kenneth S Norman and his wife, Barbara: 2 Sons: Kenneth Jr and Sean; 1 Daughter: Rebecca, all of Providence, RI. He is also survived by his Brother Lance Norman and his wife Suzanne. Kenneth has many surviving nephews and nieces. Kenneth also has a Sister: Laurie.
Kenneth is predeceased by his brothers: Russell, Daniel & Brian.
Kenneth was born on June 7th, 1947 to the late Milton (Red) Norman and Arlene Cora Fuller in North Attleboro.
Ken served his country as a Sargent in the Marines in Vietnam as a Howitzer Cannoneer; and after two tours with the Marines, he joined the Navy for one tour. Kenneth was a multiple Purple Heart recipient and was also awarded the Presidential Unit Citation. After serving in the military, Kenneth worked in housing construction almost his entire life.
A graveside service will be held at the Massachusetts National Cemetery in Bourne. on Thursday, March 18th at 2pm (sharp).
Donations in lieu of flowers, in memory of, should be directed to his home town VFW: VFW – Post 443, 50 Jefferson St, North Attleboro, MA 02760.