Norman Schwallie, World War II Navy Veteran, Died at 85

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 01/01/2013 - 13:18

Norman K. Schwallie, 85, died December 28, 2012 in Novi.

A retiree of GM, he had been a resident of Saline for 19 years where he had volunteered at the Community Hospital and was active in the Senior Center. Raised in Birmingham, he enlisted in the Navy where he served proudly during WWII. Married to Wanda Jean Moody in 1950 (div. 1993), they had four children, Mark, Gale (Tony), Dawn (John), and Reed.

Pre-deceased by his 18 year companion, Marguerite Lochey, he is also survived by six grandchildren, Eric, Kara (Jesse), Kim (Tim), Tracy (Justin), Chris (Ashley), Lauren (Chris), and three great-grandchildren, Zoe, Lillian and Faith.

A memorial service will be Saturday, January 5, 2013 at 11 a.m. at the Saline Church of Christ, 7300 E. Michigan Ave..

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