Norman R. Maynard
1947 – 2011
North Grosvenordale, Ct – Norman R. Maynard, 64, of Pompeo Road, beloved husband of Dorothy (Bartkiewicz) Maynard died peacefully Saturday March 5, 2011 in Yale New Haven Hospital. Born in Webster, Ma, he was the son of the late Roland and Norma (Denis) Maynard.
Before retiring, Mr. Maynard worked as a sexton for St. Joseph Cemetery for 17 years. He also owned and operated his own painting business and at one time owned Dormay Pastries.
A 1965 graduate of St. Joseph High School, he entered the Army National Guard during the Vietnam era. He was an active member of St. Joseph Church and was involved with many St. Joseph & Sacred Heart Church fundraisers. For 20 years, he served as president of the parish’s Spring Fling. He was past president and an active member of the Community Fire Department. He was a loving family man. Norman and Dot celebrated their 42nd wedding anniversary on October 12, 2010.
In addition to his cherished wife Dot of 42 years, he is survived by his son Corey Maynard and his wife Mary Ann of Dudley; two daughters, Pamela M. Maynard of N. Grosvenordale and Kimberly K. Maynard and her fiancé Scott Aucoin of Dudley and his many friends at LB’s and Jim’s Hardware.
Relatives and friends are invited to visit with Norm’s family from 5:00 to 8:00 pm, Wednesday March 9, 2011 in the Valade Funeral Home, 23 Main St., N. Grosvenordale CT. A gathering will begin Thursday March 10, 2011 at 10:00 am in the funeral home followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 11:00 am in St. Joseph Church, 18 Main St., N. Grosvenordale. Burial will follow in St. Joseph Cemetery. Memorial Donations may be made in Norm’s memory to St. Joseph Church, Community Fire Department or to Yale New Haven Hospital. For memorial guestbook visit www.GilmanAndValade.com.
Norman R. Maynard