PEKIN ~ Donald Dean Norris, 81, of pekin, passed away at 6:30 p.m., Wednesdy, July 11, 2012 at OSF St. Francis Medical Center in Peoria.
He was born September 21, 1930 in Pekin to Fred and Anna (Nichols) Norris.
Surviving are 1 sister, Virginia Norris of Pekin; 1 niece, Beverly Kay Boldery of Lewistown; 2 grand nephews, Brian and Victor Boldery , both of Lewistown; and 1 grand niece, Kim Dunnigan of Canton.
Don was preceded in death by his parents; 2 brothers; and 2 sisters.
He worked for Corn Products Corporation in Pekin for 30 years, retiring in 1981.
Don enjoyed fishing, traveling, and watching Chicago Cubs baseball.
Cremation will be accorded by Preston-Hanley Funeral Homes & Crematory in Pekin. A graveside service will announced at a later date.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Salvation Army, 243 Derby St., Pekin, IL 61554
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