Norman Watterton


WATTERTON, Norman Edward…

Norman Edward, 94, peacefully after a short battle with cancer, on Wednesday, October 2, 2019. Loving husband of Edith Keating. Pre-deceased by his wife Eleanor (2004), his parents Edward (1979) and Myrtle (1986), his sister Lois (2017) and his daughter-in-law Karen (2001). Dedicated and loving father of his four sons Greg (Lina), Jeff (Jennifer), Chris (Mary Janet) and John (Kelly). Grandfather of Scott (Jen), Megan (Kaveh) and Brett, Paisley (Eduardo) and Cory, Brennyn, Avyn, Jessie and Adam, Erin (Danny), Katie (Nick), Lauren and Ryan. Great-grandfather of Violet and Freya, and uncle of Joan and Carol. Loved and respected friend of the Keating family. Norm was a loyal employee of Nash Jewellers for 44 years, including Manager from 1978 to his retirement in 1993. In addition, he was a long time member of the Middlesex Masonic Lodge No. 379. Norm served as Sergeant in the Royal Canadian Air Force 1943 to 1945. The family would like to thank St. Joseph's Hospice for the care and compassion they showed. Friends and Guests will be received for visiting on Monday, October 7, 2019 from 2-4 pm and 7-9 pm at the A. Millard George Funeral Home, 60 Ridout Street South, London.  A Masonic Service under the auspices of Middlesex Lodge No. 379 A.F. & A.M. held on Monday, October 7, 2019 at 6:30 pm. The funeral service will take place on Tuesday, October 8, 2019 at The Church of the Epiphany, 11 Briscoe Street West, London at 11:00 am. Private family interment to follow at Kirkton Union Cemetery. Donations may be made to the Karen Shaw Watterton Memorial Bursary Fund, c/o Elgin Children's Foundation, 410 Sunset Drive, St. Thomas, ON N5R 3C7. Online condolences, memories and photographs shared at