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Reginald Norris

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SHARON — Reginald Norris died April 21, 2011, of cancer. He was born in Jacksonville, Ill., on July 28, 1936, to Mary (Schultz) and Reginald Norris.

After completing his military service obligation he moved to New York City and worked at various jobs while pursuing a business degree at New York University.

He worked over the years for Banker’s Trust, REA Express, Diversified Mortgage Investors, Interway and Transamerica. For the past 20 years he worked as a consultant helping small companies with financial and partnership issues.

In 2001, after many years in New York City, Mr. Norris moved his primary residence to Sharon.

Mr. Norris is survived by his wife of 47 years, Sue (Darling) Norris; two sons, Andrew and Anthony; two grandchildren, Mara and Jonah; and his sister, Julia Kilmer.

Reg’s intelligence, charm and sense of humor were a source of joy to his family and friends.

Burial will be in Illinois followed by a memorial service in Sharon this summer.

Contributions in his memory may be made to The Hotchkiss Library of Sharon or the Salisbury Visiting Nurse Association Hospice. Kenny Funeral Home in Sharon has charge of arrangements.