Virginia Beach; David A. Norton, 73, of Virginia Beach passed away Thursday, August 3, 2006, at a local hospital.
He was born October 16, 1932 the son of the late Harris and Helen Norton in Binghamton, NY. Mr. Norton served in the Baltimore Fire Department Engine Company 44. He retired as Sergeant from the US Army and served during the Korean War. He also served in US Navy. He is a member of the Pentecostal Life Center, the Jimmy Swagger Evangelistic Association, VFW, Disabled American Veterans No. 60 and the American Legion.
Survivors include his wife Brenda M. Norton; his children, Maria Sherman and her husband Frank, Laurie Sherman and her husband Frank, Cheryl Grindle, Michael Norton and his wife Cheryl, Lisa Wagner and her husband Jimmy, James Norton and Shane Norton; grandchildren, Anthony, Brandon, Timothy, Shawn, Brooke, Greg, Ryan, Alexander, Nicholas, Tyler, Pat, Chris, Rebecca, Josh, Cody and Nathan.
A funeral service will be conducted Monday at 2:00PM at the Altmeyer Funeral Home 5792 Greenwich Road, Virginia Beach. Pastor Robert Thorp will officiate. Burial will be in the Albert G. Horton Memorial Veterans Cemetery. The family will receive friends Sunday from 7:00 PM till 9:00 PM at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to the Pentecostal Life Center 5277 Princess Anne Road Virginia Beach, VA 23462. Condolences may be send to the family at altmeyer.com.