Gregory G. Norton
Posted: Wednesday, Feb 8th, 2012
Gregory G. Norton, 50, of 1551 W. Main St., Mendota, died Feb. 6, 2012 at his residence.
Funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Feb. 11 at Holy Cross Catholic Church, Mendota with Fr. Fredi Gomez Torres officiating. Burial will be at Holy Cross Cemetery. There will be no visitation. Cremation rites have been accorded. Schwarz Funeral Home handled the arrangements.
Mr. Norton was born Aug. 21, 1961 in Mendota to James and Elaine (McIntyre) Norton.
Survivors include his mother of Mendota; his girlfriend, Sue Turner of Mendota; two sons, Garrett and Dylan, both of Mendota; two daughters, Malarie Norton of Mendota and Meagen (Josh) Gillan of Fayetteville, N.C.; two stepsons, Jeromy (Jessica) Turner and Tyler Turner, both of Mendota; one stepdaughter, Nellie Turner of Mendota; two brothers, Jeff Norton of Compton and Christopher (Ann) Norton of Rockford; three sisters, Jennifer Norton and Diana Norton, both of Mendota, and Rosemary Mathews of Rockford; and five grandchildren, Caideync, Camdeyn and Carseyn Gillan, Jaxzeyn Norton and Ellie Rose Brooks.
He was preceded in death by his father on Dec. 5, 2010; one sister, Laura Norton on March 21, 2011; and his maternal and paternal grandparents.
Mr. Norton graduated from Mendota High School in 1979. He was employed as a carpenter by Mauch Carpentry. He was a member of the Knights of Columbus.
Memorials may be directed to the family.