Paul Norris Obituary

Paul R. Norris
Paul R. Norris
Paul R. Norris

December 21, 1921 - April 15, 2007
Born in Omaha, Nebraska
Resided in Des Moines, IA
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Paul R. Norris, 85, died Sunday, April 15, 2007 at Kavanagh House in Des Moines. Funeral services will be 1:00 PM, Wednesday, April 18, 2007 at Westminster Presbyterian Church. Interment will follow at Masonic Cemetery.

Paul was born in Omaha, Nebraska and served in the Coast Guard during WWII. He was married to Jean Almquist in 1944, moved to the Des Moines area in 1952 and married Norma Hilsabeck in 1983. Paul was a district manager for UARCO Business Forms for over 35 years.

Memberships include Westminster Presbyterian Church, West Gate-Adelphic Masonic Lodge, Za Ga Zig Shrine Bowlers Unit, High Twelve, Past President of the Institute of Management Accountants, and a member of SCORE with the S.B.A.

Survivors include his wife Norma of Des Moines; his children: Connie (Jim) Pieper of Longmont, CO, Ken (Anna) Norris of Haslett, MI, Sheryl (David) Wampler of Bellevue, WA and Tom (Nova) Norris of Woodward; 12 grandchildren; 6 great grandchildren; step daughter, Barbara (Rick) Anderson of Des Moines; 7 step grandchildren; 8 step great grandchildren; and his special nephew, Lou Norris of Des Moines.

Paul was preceded in death by his parents, George E. and Edith Norris.

The family will receive friends from 4-7:00 PM, Tuesday at Dunn’s Funeral Home where a Masonic Service will begin at 7:00 PM. Memorial contributions may be made to the Shriner’s Children’s Hospitals or Westminster Presbyterian Church.


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Dunn's Funeral Home
2121 Grand Avenue
Des Moines, IA US 50312
Tuesday, April 17, 2007
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
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Westminster Presbyterian Church
4114 Allison Avenue
Des Moines, IA US 50310
Wednesday, April 18, 2007
1:00 PM
Masonic Cemetery
1550 48th Street
Des Moines, IA 50311
Wednesday, April 18, 2007