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Michael K. Norman

Michael K. Norman, age 70 of Amanda, passed away unexpectedly Sunday, October 3, 2021 at Fairfield Medical Center. He was born September 8, 1951 in Columbus and was the son of Herbert and June (White) Norman Jr. He was a 1969 graduate of Amanda Clearcreek High School and a member of David’s United Church of Christ in Canal Winchester. He was a welder for Princeton and Thurman Scale and worked in maintenance for the Village of Amanda. He retired as head of security at the Woody Hayes Center on the campus of The Ohio State University. Mike was very proud to be in the Amanda Clearcreek Hall of Fame for basketball; loved to watch sprint car racing and working on his 1966 Cuda. He loved camping and was a lifelong Cleveland Browns, Cincinnati Reds and Ohio State Football fan.

He is survived by the love of his life of 39 years, Cheri (Alspach) Norman; daughter, Carla (Blake) Craft of South Korea; son, Michael (Chelsea) Norman of Amanda; grandchildren, Aysha Craft, Reese and M.J. Norman; mother, June Norman of Amanda; sisters, Sharon Norman and Cathy English both of Amanda; mother-in-law, Janet Alspach of Canal Winchester; brother-in-law and sister-in-law, Jay (Sherri) Alspach of Canal Winchester and numerous aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his father, Herbert Norman Jr. and father-in-law, Paul “Cotton” Alspach.
Funeral services will be held 10:30 a.m. Friday, October 8, 2021 at Taylor-Theller Funeral Home, 111 W. Main St., Amanda, Ohio with Rev. James Semmelroth Darnell and Rev. Jack Norman officiating. Burial will follow in Franklin Hills Memory Gardens in Canal Winchester. Friends may visit with the family from 5-8 p.m. Thursday, October 7, 2021 at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to A-C Endowment Fund, 203 Penn Ave., Amanda, Ohio 43102 in Mike’s memory.

The funeral may also be viewed live at the funeral home’s Facebook page.

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Mary Ford Oct 27 2022 2:52 PM

Cheri, Michael and family. May you be surrounded by peace during this time! Praying for all of you.
Much Love, Laurie, Sandor, Joni, Travis and Jessi

Laurie Kovacs Oct 8 2021 7:53 PM

Hey dude, you didn't have to go this far as to.not have lunch with me, just kiddin. When we both get to.our final place, we'll.get together, you me and the love of my life thats already there and do roosters, celebrate an be like old times

Steve Bond Oct 7 2021 2:07 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Michael Norman

Potts, Donna Oct 7 2021 7:19 AM

Sending prayers and sympathy for your family.

The Holt Family Oct 6 2021 5:33 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Michael Norman

The Holt Family Oct 6 2021 5:31 PM

So very sorry to all the family. We are praying for you all.

Brooke Craft Oct 6 2021 3:10 PM

Our deepest sympathy and prayers for you and the family.

Jim and Anita Hippler Oct 6 2021 12:58 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Michael Norman

Steven C White Oct 6 2021 9:32 AM

So deeply sorry for your loss of Mike. Thoughts and Prayers to all the family

Roy and Deb Williard Oct 6 2021 9:27 AM

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