Junior D. Norton, age 89 of Montello passes away Sunday evening, June 5, 2016 at Divine Savior Hospital in Portage. Junior was born in Aurora, IL on January 12, 1927 to Elmer and Florence (Waite) Norton. He valiantly served his country as a member of the United States Army in 1945 and 1946. Junior worked in several different fields throughout his life; both as a factory worker and later as a janitor. He loved to fish and also rebuilt cars. Junior is survived by two sons: Daniel (Araceli) and Phillip as well as two grandchildren: Phillip and Sheila. He is also survived by numerous great-grandchildren, one sister, Ella Mae Kuepker as well as many nieces and nephews.
Junior is preceded in death by his parents and brother, Richard (Bonnie) and brothers-in-law: Eugene Ridge Sr. and Clifford Kuepker. Junior will be laid to rest at Central Wisconsin Veterans Memorial Cemetery in King with a private family service and full military honors. Crawford Funeral and Cremation Service of Montello and Oxford is honored to be serving the family. www.CrawfordFH.com