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Norman Frank Kobza

1942 - 2014 | Obituary Condolences
Norman Frank Kobza Obituary
Kobza, Norman Frank
Passed away on Monday, March 3, 2014. He is survived by his wife, Mary of 52 years; daughter, Lisa; son, Brian; and 3 grandchildren, Zachary, Lauren and Emma. Loved and revered by many, he was born in 1942 in David City, Nebraska the youngest of 8 children. In June 1961, he married his best friend and high school sweetheart, Mary. Norm graduated from the University of Nebraska with a degree in Electrical Engineering. After graduation in 1966, they moved to Arizona where Norm began his career at Motorola. During his employment, Norm earned his Master's degree in Electrical Engineering from Arizona State University. Norm worked for Motorola/General Dynamics for 45 years. He was heavily involved with his family, his church and his career. He will be greatly missed, but never forgotten. Visitation will be from 5:00-7:00 p.m. Wednesday, March 12, 2014 at Chapel of Prayer, 108 N. 56th St, Mesa, AZ 85205. Norm's Celebration of Life service will be held at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, March 13, 2014 at St. Luke's Lutheran Church, 807 N. Stapley Dr., Mesa, AZ 85203. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to St. Luke's Lutheran Church. Please visit www.hansenmortuary.com for online condolences.


Published in The Arizona Republic on Mar. 9, 2014
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