A graveside service will be held at 11:45am on Saturday, June 6, 2020 at St. Bernard's Catholic Cemetery in Thorp, WI. A Celebration of Life will follow at the Yellowstone Park on the east side of Thorp, from 12:30pm to 3:00pm.
NORMAN E. DANIELEWICZ, age 79, of Thorp, WI, passed away on Saturday, March 14, 2020 at Turner Integrity Care in Thorp. A graveside service will be held at 11:45am on Saturday, June 6, 2020 at St. Bernard's Catholic Cemetery, in Thorp, with Rev. Baskaran Sandhiyagu officiating. Military rites will be conducted by the Thorp American Legion Post #118. A Celebration of Life will be held following the graveside service at the Yellowstone Park on the east side of Thorp, from 12:30pm to 3:00pm.
Norman Edwin Danielewicz was born on August 19, 1940 in the Town of Butler, rural Thorp, the son of Chester E. and Henrietta L. (Reineke) Danielewicz. He was raised on the family farm, attended area schools, graduating from Thorp High School in 1958. After completing his education, Norm enlisted in the U.S. Army and served from July 24, 1959 until his honorable discharge on July 9, 1962. He was united in marriage to Sandra L. Laudenschlager on October 20 1962 at St. Hedwig's Chapel in Thorp. Norm worked as a plumber for Casey Kubiszewski and Dave Hull until 1984. In addition to operating his own hobby farm, he continued working as a union plumber until retiring in 2002. After retiring, Norm and Sandy enjoyed spending winters in Texas and Florida, and camping during the summers in Wisconsin.
He had many interests, but especially enjoyed fishing, deer hunting, bowling, and pitching horseshoes.
Norm was a member of the Rock Dam Rod & Gun Club.
He is survived by his 3 children: Norman M. (Patti) Danielewicz of Thorp, Susan Streck (Darrell Bosman) of Sturgeon Bay, Stephanie Danielewicz (Randy Schesel) of Thorp; 7 grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; one sister: Linda (Greg) Sniegowski of Rudolph, WI; nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
Norm was preceded in death by his parents and his wife, Sandra, on September 3, 2011.