Edward A. Norris age 82 of 100 Viewpoint Lane Ogdensburg, died Sunday (July 13, 2014) at the Riverledge Healthcare Facility. He was born on November 8, 1931 in Carbondale, PA the son of Melville & Amy (Quinlan) Norris. Calling hours will be held on Friday from 4-7pm at the Fox & Murray Funeral Home with the funeral service to follow on Saturday at 11:00am at the First Presbyterian Church of Ogdensburg, NY with Rev. Laurena Wickham Will officiating. His place of rest will be at Foxwood Memorial Park.
He is survived by his wife Jana (Conklin) Norris; two sons Michael (Susan) Norris of McKinney, TX, and Andrew (Sue) Norris of Brighton, MI; his daughter Patricia (William) Kelly of San Antonio, TX; Jana’s two sons, Michael (Arlene) Dashnaw of Glenview, IL; Rick Dashnaw of Jacksonville, FL and their “chosen” son Capt. Justin Casey of Fort Drum, NY. He is also survived by two sisters Kathleen Knafelz of Lowman, NY and Margery Armstrong of Milford, NY; a brother David (Carol) Norris of Mobile, AL; 16 grandchildren; 4 great-grandchildren and several nieces, nephews & cousins.
Donations in lieu of flowers can be made to the Society of United Helpers Endowment Scholarship Fund at United Helpers Management Company, 732 Ford St. Ogdensburg, NY 13669; Claxton Hepburn Medical Center Foundation, 503 Mansion Ave, Ogdensburg, NY 13669; or First Presbyterian Church of Ogdensburg Memorial Fund, 311 Franklin Street; Ogdensburg, NY 13669. Condolences can be shared also on line at www.foxandmurrayfuneralhome.com.