STEPHENS, Norman Murray

August 22, 1928 ~ February 18, 2011

of Aldergrove, B.C. passed away in Langley Memorial Hospital. Born to parents Harry & Edith Stephens, Norm was one of 6 children. Norm served in the Pacific Coast Militia Rangers in 1944-1945. In 1949 he married Myrtle Melville and they moved to Dawson, Yukon where they had four children – Lee, Morgan, Joyce & Sheila.

He worked for Yukon Consolidated Gold Corporation from 1950-1956. They returned to the Lower Mainland in 1956.

Norm was a welder by trade and started National Shieldweld in 1957. Norm was hardworking and a good provider. In his retirement, he kept busy with his inventions. Norm was predeceased by Myrtle in 1995 and is survived by 2 sisters and one brother, 4 daughters, 8 grandchildren and 3 great grandchildren.

Norm will be especially missed by his close friend Annie and her family and his grandson Nicholas. He was befriended by some wonderful people and our family is grateful for their kindness. At Norm’s request there will be no service.

Abbotsford News

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