CAROL A. NORWOOD
Carol A. Norwood, 80, of Pleasantville, passed away Sunday, Aug. 11, 2019, at his home. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 14, at Coburn Funeral Home in Monroe. Burial will take place at Silent City Cemetery. Visitation will
take place from 11:30 a.m. until services Wednesday. Memorials may be directed to the family and condolences may be left for the family at www.coburnfuneralhomes.com.
The son of Guy and Elita (Mills) Norwood, Carol was born Oct. 6, 1938, in Lynch, Neb. He graduated from Lynch High School. He also served in the Army National Guard from 1955 to 1963. On Jan. 8, 1959, he was united in marriage to Joan Fernau in O'Neill, Neb. There wasn't much that Carol couldn't do. He farmed worked as an electrician, a carpenter and many other things. He retired from Norwood Electric in 2006. After his retirement, he managed Carrington Pointe Apartments in Fairfield, retiring in 2017. Carol was an avid Chicago Cubs, Iowa Hawkeyes and New England Patriots fan. He also helped coach Little League for Brian and some of his grandchildren.
Those left to honor his memory include his wife, Joan; children, Cynthia (Bill) Maddison, Neil (Denise) Norwood, Brian (Carol) Norwood and Brenda (Denny) Maddison; 10 grandchildren, Ashley (Josh) Duplechien, Andrew (Kaitin) Norwood, Ryan Maddison, Joshua Maddison, Ridge (Jerena) Maddison, Bradley (Olivia) Norwood, Tyler Norwood, Brooke (Matt) Weir, DJ Maddison and Drew Maddison; and seven great-grandchildren.
Preceding Carol in death were his parents; brothers, Wallace, Urelle and LaVere; and a sister, Ina Maine Anderson.