Leesburg, FL — Norman Roland Jefferson, age 77, died October 10, 2012, after a courageous battle with cancer.
Norm was born in Salem, Massachusetts, the son of Roseanna (Pelletier) and Alfred Jefferson. He is survived by his wife, Joanne of Leesburg, FL, daughter, Michelle Jefferson, sons Michael, Tim and Scott Jefferson of North & South Carolina. He had seven grandchildren and two great-grandchildren; of NC & SC. He was a brother to Claire Connell of Salem, MA, Pauline Russell of Jensen Beach, FL, Jackie Haley of Harrison, ME. He had several nieces and nephews, also siblings Delores Arpin & Alfred Jefferson, both deceased. He and Joanne lived in Miami, St. John, Virgin Islands, Deltona, FL, and later Leesburg, FL. He started work at his father’s Amoco Station on Canal Street with his father and brother. He was a Marine Corps veteran. Norman was a retired Aircraft Mechanic with Eastern Airlines in Miami, FL.
ARRANGEMENTS: A memorial service will be held at the Florida National Cemetery in Bushnell, FL. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests contributions to your local Hospice House or favorite charity.