Thomas Norman, 83, Jamestown, ND died Sunday July 18, 2021 at his home in Jamestown.
Thomas was born August 30, 1937 near Oakes, ND, the son of Otto and Esther (Harness) Norman. He attended elementary country school, graduated from Monango High School. He then attended Ellendale Normal College where he received his Bachelor’s degree in teaching.
He and Viola Fregien were married March 7, 1958 at Monango, ND. They made their home there where he taught school for many years. They retired and moved to Jamestown. Following the death of his wife in 2001, he continued to live in Jamestown.
Thomas attended the Concordia Lutheran Church, was a member of the Stutsman County Teachers Association. He enjoyed gardening, collecting coins and going to auction sales. He also raised rabbits and liked going to rabbit shows.
He is survived by his son, Keith Norman and daughter, Michelle Norman, both of Jamestown, ND, and 1 sister, Rose Olson, Lisbon, ND.
He was preceded in death by his parents, his wife, 2 sons, Joel and Michael, and 1 sister Laura Mae.