COOPERSTOWN - Robert A. Norton, 87, of Schenevus, died on June 10, 2017, in Cooperstown, following a long illness.
Born in Schenectady on March 1, 1930, Bob grew up in Schenevus. He was the son of the late Arthur D. and Ethel (Chatrow) Norton.
Bob was employed at many jobs during his life, but most enjoyed being in the woods with his chain saw. He enjoyed gardening and was a voracious reader. He was known for his upbeat attitude and ready smile.
He is survived by his brother, Richard E. Norton of Port Henry; his sons, Michael A. and Patrick A. Norton; grandchildren, Sarah B., Robert I., Kyle P, and Cody M. Norton; and many nieces, nephews, and great-nieces.
He was predeceased by his sisters, Bernice Jones and June Burby.
To light a candle or send an online condolence please visit www.bookhoutfuneralhome.com.
Funeral arrangements are by the Bookhout Funeral Home of Oneonta.
Published on June 25, 2017