Hilton/Leesburg, Florida - Norman M. DeRoo passed peacefully, at his Florida home, with family at his side and comforted with prayers from friends and relatives, on January 18, 2023 at the age of 82. Norm was predeceased by his wife of 45 years, Lonna. He is survived by his loving partner of 13 years, Nancy Murray and her family; his beloved children, Dawn DeRoo Carey, Kristen DeRoo, and Daniel DeRoo (Lesa); his granddaughter, McKenna Carey; his great-granddaughter, Grace Lynch; his brother, Gary DeRoo; and his cherished cousins, nieces and nephews.
Norm was an Army Veteran and a retiree from West Irondequoit School District, where he worked in grounds and maintenance. Later he became partner with his son, Dan, at DeRoo Woodworking. Norm enjoyed spending time with family and friends.
Please join us in honoring this man, whom we greatly miss, for a Celebration of his Life – a luncheon with laughs, tears, and memories - on Saturday June 3rd from 12:30 – 5 p.m. at " The Creek”, 374 Bennett Road in Hilton.
A private interment for family will be held the morning of June 3rd at 10 a.m. in Parma Union Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the American Legion of your choice in Norm's memory.