Norman Garritano

Norman Garritano, age 86, of Union Mills, IN, formerly of Gary, IN, passed away Wednesday, December 26, 2012. Norm is survived by his daughter, Nora (James) Zale of Las Vegas, NV; two sons: Ross Garritano of Valparaiso, IN and D'Andrea (Susan) Garritano of Union Mills, IN; 10 grandchildren; and 10 great grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents; wife, Irene; two sons: David and Joseph; and daughter, Rosemary Garritano. Norm was a member of the Seventh Day Adventist Church Northwest in Crown Point. He was a Sargent in the U.S. Marine Corps, serving in the Pacific Theater during WWII. Norm was also a member of the Merrillville Breakfast Kiwanis Club and a former businessman in Gary and Merrillville. Friends may visit with the family on Sunday, December 30, 2012 from 1:00 to 5:00 PM at Geisen Funeral and Cremation Services, 7905 Broadway, Merrillville, IN. Funeral services will be held on Monday, December 31, 2012 at 10:00 AM at Geisen Funeral and Cremation Services, Merrillville with Pastor Allen Shepherd officiating. Interment will follow at Ridgelawn Cemetery in Gary, IN. Sign guestbook or view directions at: 769-3322



Funeral Home

Geisen Funeral & Cremation Services - Merrillville
7905 Broadway  Merrillville, IN 46410
(219) 769-3322

Published in The Times from Dec. 29 to Dec. 30, 2012