Arden Gail Norman, 88, of Cleveland, WV, entered into Heaven on Saturday, November 14, 2015 at Meadowview Manor Health Care Center in Bridgeport, WV.
Born May 2nd, 1927 in Lewis County, Duffy, WV, he was the son of the late Jackson and Armenda (Corley) Norman. In addition to his parents, Arden was preceded in death by his brothers, Hilburn, Jack, and Paul; and sisters, Blanch, Thelma, Bessie, Helen, and Wanda.
Arden was a veteran of the United States Army and served our great country during World War II; while he was serving, he was awarded the Army of Occupation WWII Victory Medal. He was also a member of the Cleveland United Methodist Church.
Left to cherish his memory are his wife, Roberta (Boggs) Norman; children, Allen (wife, Terri) Norman of Daily, Scotti Tomey (fiancé’, Joey Martin) of Summersville, Jill (husband, Tim) Woody of Cleveland, Lincoln (wife, Johnna) Norman of Cleveland, Charles “Chuck” (wife, Donna) Norman of Hacker Valley, and Jeffrey (wife, Faydra) Norman of Cleveland; thirteen grandchildren; fourteen great-grandchildren; brother, Lehmond Norman of Richmond, VA; sister, Mary Maxine Riley of Cleveland; and a host of other relatives and friends to mourn his passing.
Arden loved spending time with his family, taking his grandchildren and great-grandchildren fishing. He enjoyed gardening and being in the outdoors. He spent most of his life working for Joyce Western Pipeline Co. of New York; and also worked as a truck driver, welder and logger.
Graveside services will be held 11:30am, Saturday, November 21, 2015 at Boggs Cemetery, Boggs Mill with the Reverend Cecil Williams officiating.
Friends may join the family for visitation 5-7 on Friday night, November 20th, 2015 at Dodd & Reed Funeral Home, Webster Springs.
Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.doddreedfh.com
Dodd & Reed Funeral Home is honored to be serving the Norman family.