Norman E. Carter, age 73, a lifelong resident of Elwood, passed away on Tuesday, May 4, 2021, at St. Vincent Mercy Hospital in Elwood following an extended illness. He was born in Elwood on December 27, 1947, the son of the late John and Edith (Hillan) Carter. Norman married Cathy (Lindsey) Carter on January 26, 1984 and they shared 37 years of marriage together.
Norman worked in waste management his entire life and operated his own business for several years. He was a kind and caring man with a huge heart. Norman never met a stranger and was a friend to all who knew him.
Norman is survived by his wife, Cathy Carter and sister, Candace Luyet, both of Elwood; brother, Billy (Sandra) Carter of Nashville, TN; a half-brother, L.M. "Mike" Allen; several nieces & nephews; and good friends, Chris & Pat Juday of Elwood. Norman was preceded in death by his parents and a brother, John B. Carter.
Visitation will be Friday, May 7, 2021, from 11:00 am - 1:00 pm at Dunnichay Funeral Home in Elwood. A funeral service celebrating Norman's life will be at 1:00 pm Friday, May 7, 2021, at Dunnichay Funeral Home in Elwood with Pastor Scott Blaylock officiating. Burial will follow in the Elwood Cemetery.
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