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Donald Wayne Norris

Donald Wayne Norris passed away quietly on November 17, 2013 at Puget Sound Healthcare Center after a short cancer illness.

He was born on April 7, 1936 in Jamestown, ND to Lester and Lydia Lang.

He married the love of his life, Delores Wanzek on October 23, 1959.

The family moved to Lacey, Washington in 1966 and Donald started working as an installer technician for Northwestern Bell Telephone until his retirement in 1991.

He liked to fix up cars in his spare time and even rebuilt an airplane in his garage. Donald and Delores loved to travel to Arizona for the winters.

He is preceded in death by his wife Delores, brother Robert Norris (Olympia, WA), sister Betty Murch (Grand Junction, Colorado), daughters Mary Norris and Kim Floth (Lacey, WA).

He is survived by his sister Carol Benson (Lakeside, CA), brother Ron (Nancy) Edmiston of Federal Way, WA and sons Kelly (Cindy) Norris of Placerville, CA and Kerry (Gayle) Norris of Olympia, WA.

A memorial celebration will be held in the summer of 2014 in Jamestown, ND.