Barker, Norman L. Age 64 of Joliet died suddenly on Friday August 19. Norman was born on September 20, 1946 in Chicago, IL the son of Lester and Gertrude Barker. He is survived by one daughter Gretchen (Doug) Schmeckpeper of Godley, IL and one son Brad (Heather) Barker of Hebron, IN. Norman is also survived by one sister Sandy Gipson of California and three grandchildren Leelund, Landon and Griffin. He is preceded in death by a brother Wayne Barker and sister Patty Gaddy. Norman served in the United States Navy and was a Vietnam veteran. He enjoyed fishing and was an avid dart player. He was a member of the National Wildlife Federation and loved the outdoors. Cremation rites have been accorded. Graveside service were held Friday August 26, at 2:30 p.m. at Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery in Elwood, IL. Condolences may be sent at hackfuneralhome.com
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Published in Herald News from Aug. 23 to Aug. 28, 2011