SYCAMORE – Ernest Guy Norris Jr., 73, of Sycamore, Ill., died Tuesday, Oct. 9, 2012, at Kishwaukee Community Hospital, DeKalb.|
Born June 11, 1939, in New Lexington, Ohio, the son of Ernest G. and Emma J. (Dailey) Norris, he married Juanita Joy Inboden on March 29, 1975, in DeKalb.
Ernie was employed by Anaconda Wire & Cable and later by Nehring Electrical in DeKalb.
He is survived by his wife, Juanita; eight children, Jeffrey Guy Norris, Sherry Nicholas, Mike Norris, Brian Norris, Tony Norris, Jeffrey Scott Norris, Casey Norris and April Norris; 28 grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; three brothers, Donald, Timothy and Richard Norris; three sisters, Linda Starner, Beverly Moore and Marianne Howell; and many nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents; two brothers, Jack and Jerry Norris; and three sisters, Barbara Harvey, Sue Levering and Jeanie Phillips.
The memorial service will be held at 6:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 12, at Anderson Funeral Home, DeKalb. Visitation will be from 4 to 6:30 p.m. Friday at Anderson Funeral Home. Burial of cremated remains will be at a later date at Elmwood Cemetery, Sycamore.
In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to the Ernest G. Norris Jr. Memorial Fund, in care of Anderson Funeral Home, P.O. Box 605, 2011 S. Fourth St., DeKalb, IL 60115.
For information, visit www.AndersonFuneralHomeLtd.com or call 815-756-1022.
Published in Daily Chronicle on Oct. 11, 2012