David Norr

David M. Norr, 69, of 285 River Valley Rd., Irvine, passed away Monday August 4, 2014 ay UPMC Hamot in Erie.

He was born April 13, 1945 in Oil City, Pa., a son of the late James and Martha (Stover) Norr. David worked at Meadville Forging for 23 years, retiring from there. He also owned and operated Norr and Sons Construction. He loved construction, angles and modifications of structures. He enjoyed fishing, hunting and the beauty of the Allegheny River.

David is survived by his loving wife of 51 years, JoAn Bissell Norr, whom he married on August 24, 1962 in Meadville, his children; Mark Norr of Andover, OH, Craig Norr of Guys Mills, Pa., Ryan (Allysin) Norr of Guys Mills, Pa., his siblings; Barbara (Daniel) Weatherby of Meadville, Delores Norr of Meadville, Ruth Cordes of South Carolina, Donna (James) Fleeger of Ephrata, Pa., James A. Norr Jr., of Irvine, Richard (Rachel) Norr of Cochranton, Pa., Marvin (Karla) Norr of Heartstown, Pa., 2 grandchildren; Zackary Newton and Ellie Norr, 1 great granddaughter; Mckenna Rose Newton, and many nieces and nephews.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother Clair Norr and a sister Susan Cheshire.

A Celebration of Life will be held on Sunday August 17th at 2:30 p.m. at the Presbyterian Church of the Redeemer, 16864 Conneaut Lake Rd., Meadville, Pa. with the Rev. Dave Brumagin, officiating.

The Nelson Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 314 N. Main St in Youngsville, have been entrusted with all arrangements. Condolences to the family may be made at www.nelsonfuneralhome.net