Obituary: Jack Norman

Jack Norman EMN-150607-070745001
Jack Norman EMN-150607-070745001

The funeral service for Jack Norman, aged 76 years of Market Rasen, was held at the parish church.

The Rev Stephen Johnson and the Rev Michael Cartwright officiated at the service and arrangements were by J Marshall.

Jack was born in Chesterfield.

He attended college there, where he passed his six-year apprenticeship as a carpenter/joiner.

He moved to Market Rasen with his family when he was 18 years old and started working for K Strawson as a carpenter/joiner.

After working there for 42 years, he decided to work for himself, which he did for five years until he retired.

He met Shirley and they married in 1962, having 53 years of happy marriage.

They had one daughter, Lisa, in 1965.

Family mourners were: Shirley (wife); Lisa (daughter); Desmond and Loraine (brother-in-law and sister-in-law); Gail, Dawn, Karen and Harriet (nieces); Sauna (great-niece); Peter (uncle); David and Rita (cousins); Richard and Christine (brother and wife); Christopher and Jane (brother and wife); Debbie (family friend).

Friends at the service were: A Upton (also rep Mrs Upton); Mr and Mrs M Watson (also rep the family); Alan Salmon (also rep Sue Salmon); Tom Hutchinson; Mr and Mrs B Clark (also rep Matthew Clark); Fred and Gwen Sellars; Frank Fieldsend; Mr C M Robinson (also rep Mrs S A Robinson); Adam Robinson; Rosemary Smith (also rep the Lambie family); Ian and Susan Dowse; Bob Rowett; Eleanor Sanders; Mr and Mrs K Tindall; Mr and Mrs C Bates; Mr and Mrs M Tindall; Steven Cottingham (also rep the Cottingham family); Daphne Goulsbra; Monica Tolan; Roy Gilliat; Fred Bark (also rep Pauline Bark, Peter and Tina Dixon); Douglas Brown; Mr D Brumby; Ken Strawson; Kim Strawson; Peter Dalton; Adrian Tutty; Stuart proctor (also rep Verity, Kieran and Leigh); Mr and Mrs B Ward (also rep Carol, Darren and also Richard Tindall); Dennis Parrott (also rep Mrs P Parrott); David and Diana Scuffham; Mr and Mrs W Johnson; Sandra Jenner; Kathy Farnworth; Mr and Mrs B Oxborrow; A Hubbard (also rep Mrs W Galley); Mr and Mrs P Dales; Mr G and J Chapman; John Winton (also rep Linda Winton; D Sanders; Mr G Philpott; David Chambers; Marion and Rod Clark; Mrs E Thompson; Margaret Stainton; Jill Finch (also rep Jackie and Mike Meadows); Rita and Dave Goulsbra (also rep Jackie Rhoades); C Mitchell (also rep Pauline Jones); M Taylor; Mr and Mrs Roach; Vanessa Proctor (also rep De Aston School); Kath Nawton (also rep John Nawton, Edna Pickering); Mr and Mrs Stacey (also rep Tilly and Tom Stacey); Ralf Coulson.