Obit: Lynch, Norman Casper (1916 - 2010)
Contact: Dolores Mohr Kenyon
Surnames: Lynch, Schafer, Kubat,
----Source: Clark County Press (Neillsville, Clark Co., WI.) April 7, 2010
Lynch, Norman Casper (28 April 1916 - 31
March 2010) With Flag
Norman Lynch, 93, of Neillsville died
Wednesday, March 31, 2010 in the emergency room of the Memorial
Norman Casper Lynch was born April 28,
1916, in Neillsville, the son of James and Clara (Schafer)
Lynch. He graduated from Neillsville High School in
1939. He then spent four years in Service Company, which then
led to him serving in the United States Army. He served
stateside as a supply sergeant with the 128th Infantry
32nd Division. He was united in marriage to Marie
Jeanette Kubat at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in
Neillsville. Upon his honorable discharge from the military,
Norman returned home and worked for the Condensery in Neillsville
for 25 years. During that time he also farmed for 10 years
and worked as a police officer on the weekends. Some may
remember Norman as the school crossing guard, which he did for a
number of years. When the Condensery closed its doors, Norm
went to work for the city of Neillsville until his
He was a member of St. Mary’s
Catholic Church and a 50-plus lifetime member of and dedicated
promoter of the Haugen-Richmond American Legion Post #73 in
Neillsville. Norm loved to go square dancing. He also
enjoyed trapping, hunting and fishing.
He is survived by his wife of 68
½ years, Marie; children: Richard (Carolyn) Lynch of
Fort Wayne, IN, Lawrence (Beverly) Lynch of Milwaukee, John Lynch
of Neillsville and Charlotte (Adolph) Lynch of Merrillan; eight
grandchildren, Lori, Cheryl, David, Joseph, Ivy, Jeffrey, Wayne and
Susan; many great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren; and
a brother Anthony (Angeline) Lynch of Mesa, AZ.
He was preceded in death by his parents
and three brothers, Clarence, James and Robert Lynch.
A Mass of Christian Burial for Norman was
held at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, April 6, at St. Mary’s Catholic
Church in Neillsville. The Celebrant was Fr. Woodrow H. Pace.
Interment was in St. Mary’s Catholic Cemetery with Military
Honors accorded by the Neillsville Veterans Council.
Visitation was from 9 a.m. until 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at St.
Mary’s Catholic Church.
Online condolences may be made at
The Gesche Funeral Home is assisting Norman’s family with funeral arrangements.
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