n grandchildren, their spouses and 40 great grandchildren. He thoroughly enjoyed having them around. He was a member of Calvary Church, Muscatine, where he served in KidZone with 2-3 year olds. Those family members left on earth to celebrate his memory include his wife, Rachel Norton of Tipton; four children, Becky Bradfield and husband, Randy, of rural Tipton, Lea Schoepf and husband, Dan, of Muscatine, Bill Norton and wife, Debbie, of rural Tipton, and Tom Norton and wife, Diane, of Muscatine; 16 grandchildren; 40 great grandchildren; one brother, Mel Norton and wife, Mary, of Wilton; one sister, Margie Knowles of Momence, Illinois; and a host of nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents; two brothers, Corwin and Jim; and a grandson, Jason Guyer.