Seymour “Sy” Norman, 82


EAST PROVIDENCE – Seymour Norman died July 18.

He was the husband of Edith (Weinbaum) Norman for 60 years.

Born in Providence, a son of the late Harry and Rebecca (Baker) Norman, he had lived in East Providence for six months, previously residing in Warwick.

He was self-employed in various businesses, most recently with Magic Automotive Center in South Attleboro, Mass., for 16 years, retiring in 1995.

He was a graduate of Hope High School, class of ’48, and the University of Rhode Island, class of ’53, with a degree in agriculture.

A member of Touro Fraternal Association, he was a former member of Temple Beth-El. He was an artist who painted many pictures throughout his later years.

He was the father of Robert A. Norman of Westerly and Sandra Lamchick and her husband Andrew of West Warwick; the brother of Shirley Berson of Seekonk, Mass.; Deborah Armenti of Warwick and the late Yvonne Martin. He was the grandfather of Shaina, Leah and Jaime.

Contributions may be made to Tockwotton on the Waterfront.