Name: Norman Edward Ferguson
Address: Litchfield, IL
Died: Saturday, September 1, 2018, 8:56 P.M. Place: St. John's Hospital, Springfield, IL
Born: May 30, 1954 Place: Litchfield, IL
Father: Edward Ferguson
Mother: Elsie Melchert Hemken Ferguson
Spouse: Beatrice Orblish later divorced
Date of marriage: June 1978 Place of marriage: Litchfield, IL
Schooling: attended Walshville Grade School and graduated from Mt. Olive High School class of 1972.
Military: A member of the United States Marine Corp serving in the Vietnam War.
Occupation: retired from the Local Labor Union #1084 Hillsboro, IL in 2014 and from the United States Postal Service serving as Postmaster in Quincy, IL until 1997.
Organizations: Active member of the Litchfield Moose Lodge and the Litchfield VFW.
Activities: Lifelong Minnesota Vikings fan.
Surviving Family: Step-Father Ott Hemken of Walshville, IL. 4 Sons: Blaide Ferguson ( formerly married to Carrie Cooper Ferguson) of Highland, IL. // Jason Ferguson of Litchfield, IL. // Justin (Marilyn) Ferguson of St. Charles, MO. // Kyle Ferguson of Litchfield, IL. // 3 Brothers: Terry Ferguson, Litchfield, IL.// Terry (Cathy) Hemken, Walshville, IL. //Bob (Lilly) Hemken, Walshville, IL.// 6 Sisters: Nita (Terry) Hosick, Sanford, N.C. // Cindy (Terry) Burgess, Edwardsville, IL // Dianne (Nick) Darland, Springfield, IL,// Judy Allen (Companion, Chad Cunningham) Walshville, IL. // Deanna Hemken, Walshsville, IL. // Karen (Danny) Pence, Walshville, IL. // 5 Grandchildren: Aubrey Aubuschon // Gaige Ferguson //Mercie Ferguson // Kane Feerguson // Jordan Ferguson
Preceded in Death: Parents: Edward & Elsie Melchert Hemken Ferguson // 1 Brother: Kenneth Ferguson.
Visitation: 10:00 a.m, - 11:00 a.m. Monday, September 10, 2018, Becker & Son Funeral Home, Mt. Olive, IL.
Memorial Service: 11:00 A.M. Becker & Son Funeral Home. Veterans Rites will follow the service.
Clergy: Reverend Biff Benton.
Celebration of Life: 12:00 Noon following the Memorial Service held at the Mt. Olive Veterans Hall, Mt. Olive, IL.
Memorials: Mt. Olive Academic Foundation.
Becker & Son Funeral Home, Mt. Olive, Illinois is in charge of arrangements.