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Norman Hepworth

Monday, February 18, 2008

Funeral services for Mr. Norman Hepworth, 93, of Lake Crystal, Minn., formerly of Spencer, will be held at 11 a.m., Monday, Feb. 18, 2008, at Warner Chapel of Spencer. Rev. Chuck Kellogg will offiiciate the service.

Visitation will begin one hour prior to the services at the funeral home.

Interment will take place at North Lawn Memorial Park of Spencer.

Norman passed away Friday, Feb. 15, 2008, at Lake Crystal Healthcare of Lake Crystal, Minn.

Norman Francis Hepworth, the son of Clyde and Sarah Ruth (Jipson) Hepworth, was born Oct. 26, 1914, in Moneta. His childhood years were spent in Royal.

Norm married Avah M. Petersen on Sept. 25, 1935, in Peterson. Following their marriage, they farmed near Royal. In 1953, they moved to Spencer, where he worked for Gamble's Store from 1953 to 1965. He later did service work for heating from 1965 until 1971. In 1971, they moved to N. Chicago, Ill., until moving back to Spencer in 1981. Norm then was in charge of property management at the First Congregational Church in Spencer from 1981, until his retirement in 1992.

He was preceded in death by his parents; one brother, Ralph; a sister, Daphaine Maurer; and his wife, Avah.

Norman is survived by his son, James Clyde Hepworth and his wife, Judy of Lake Crystal, Minn.; three granddaughters; and two great-grandchildren.

Warner Funeral Home of Spencer is in charge of arrangements.