Delbert Norris

Obituary of Delbert Norris

Delbert Norris, Sr. of Pennsville passed away peacefully December 14th at Cooper university hospital. Del was born in 1939 on the family farm in Lower Alloway Creek. In his early years he played Varsity football, after his family moved to Pennsville he attended Pennsville Memorial High School where he was among the first graduating class in 1959. Del served in the US Army where he was a paratrooper. He was employed with DuPont Chambers Works for 32 Years before retiring. He spent his retirement years traveling; and motorcycle trips up and down the US east coast & Canada with his wife, Barbara Jaeger Norris. Besides his wife he is survived by stepdaughter Crystal Hawn Zilinski (Keith) and their children Wesley and Chelsea of Woodstown; stepson Gary Hawn (Renee) of Elkton, MD and their children Frank Barbera and Tiffany Burnett (Kevin). He is also survived by brother Royce (Emma) in FL and nephew Scott also of FL. Services will be private at the convenience of the family. In lieu of flowers donations may be made in his name to the Leukemia and Lymphoma society or the American Heart Assoc.

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