NORMAN L. SMITH Norman L. Smith, age 79, passed away on February 2, 2013, in Juarez, Mexico. Norman was born on January 7, 1934, in Santa Fe, and attended Santa Fe High. While serving his country during the Korean War, he was awarded two Purple Hearts and a Bronze Star. After leaving military service, Norman attended college and graduated with a bachelor's degree from UCLA. He began a life long career as an accountant. His passions included travel, fishing, camping, cooking, and reading. Norman made friends wherever he went and his infectious laugh will be greatly missed by all. Norman was preceded in death by his parents, Robert (Lee) and Mary Smith, and brother, Merle. He is survived by his loving wife, Alicia; son, Mark; daughters, Jacqueline and Katrina; brothers, Win, Oren, and George; and sisters, Harriett and Dolly; along with cousins, nieces, and nephews. A memorial mass will be held on Sunday, August 4, 2013, at 12:00 noon, at The Shrine of Our Lady of Guadalupe Church, 417 Agua Fria Street, Santa Fe, NM.
Be the first to share your memories or express your condolences in the Guest Book for Norman L. Smith.
Published in Santa Fe New Mexican from July 28 to July 30, 2013