Richard Carroll Norman Sr.
Salisbury - Richard Carroll Norman Sr., 96, of Salisbury, MD passed on Friday, July 30, 2021 at home surrounded by his family. Born on December 17, 1924 in Baltimore, MD, he was the son of the late Charles Allen Norman Sr. and the late Hilda Mae Norman-Davis.
Richard served his country in the United States Marine Corps as a Corporal during World War II from 1942-1946 serving in the Pacific Theater under the 1st Marine Division. After the war, Richard was a Residential Contractor for many years building many homes in his community.
Richard was a man that loved and provided for his family and friends. His family was his pride and joy. Richard once said, "Heaven began the day that he married Doris."
Richard is survived by his loving children, daughter, Carol Leether and her husband Edward of Salisbury, MD; two sons, Richard Norman, Jr. of Salisbury, MD, Mark Norman of Annapolis, MD; two grandchildren, James Richard Leether II and wife Leslie of Princess Anne, MD, Kristina Leether of Salisbury, MD; and several nieces and nephews.
Richard is preceded in death by his parents; step-father, Harry Davis, Sr.; wife, Doris Ruth Norman; and his siblings, George Norman, Sr., Virginia Norman Fox, Charles Norman, Sr., Robert Davis, Sr., Harry Davis, Jr., Donald Davis, and Joyce Davis Osterwalder.
A memorial luncheon will be held on Saturday, August 7th at the Fruitland Fire Hall between 1:00 to 3:00 pm to celebrate Richard's life. Family and friend are invited to attend.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Marine Toys for Tots Foundation - Gift Processing Administrator, 18251 Quantico Gateway Drive, Triangle, VA 22172 or donate to your local Toys for Tots Campaign.
Services are in the care of Holloway Funeral Home, PA., 501 Snow Hill Road, Salisbury, MD 21804. Please share memories and condolences with the family at www.HollowayFH.com
Published by The Daily Times from Aug. 5 to Aug. 6, 2021.