Bozeman, MT: Norman Elson, born September 21, 1922 in Philadelphia, PA, died on his 92nd birthday. He earned his medical degree at Temple University while serving in the Army during World War II, and later completed residency in internal medicine at Genesee Hospital. Dr. Elson married Winifred (Winnie) Sobie on June 24, 1945 and they settled in Rochester and had three children. Norman retired from his solo internal medicine practice after 50 years and he and Winnie moved to Bozeman, MT in 1994. Preceding him in death is his wife of 65 years, Winnie Elson, as well as all four of his siblings. Loving survivors include his son, Doug (Margret and Kate and Emma) Elson; daughter, Wendy (Dave and Sarah and Risa) Pierce of Bozeman; and son, Mark (Debbie Swartz and Rachel and Alex) Elson of Tucson, AZ; and his dog Natasha.
Published by Mount Airy News on Oct. 5, 2014.