Public School Teacher
LAKELAND - Norine Connell Byrnes, 81, passed away at her home in Carpenters Estates on Sunday, February 9, 2014 of heart failure.
Born in Troy, New York on April 1, 1932 to Michael Connell and Anna Keville Connell. Previously resided in Polk City and Longwood, FL, Salisbury, MD and New York State. She married Ervine Byrnes on August 10, 1952 in Troy, New York. They had two sons, David and Robert.
Mrs. Byrnes was a public school teacher in New York State and Apopka, Florida.
Predeceased by her parents, sister Nancy Clark, brother James Connell, and son Robert. Survived by husband, sister Carol Bevilacqua, Albany, NY; son David (Martha), Roscoe, Il; grandchildren Kevin (Sarah) Byrnes, Erin (Richard) Michel, Sarah Byrnes, Randi (Rick) Butcher, Kiley Byrnes, Joseph Byrnes; and great-grandson Raidyn Butcher.
A memorial service will be held Thursday, February 13 at 11 a.m. at Carpenter's Estates.
Arrangements by Heath Funeral Chapel.
Condolences may be sent to the family at
Heath Funeral Chapel
328 South Ingraham Avenue Lakeland, FL 33801
Published in Ledger from Feb. 12 to Feb. 13, 2014