1928 – 2015
Dayville – Norman R. Emond, 87, formerly of Alexander Lake, died Tuesday, October 27, 2015 in Davis Place Nursing Home. Born in Newmarket, NH, he was the son of the late Ademard and Exilda (LaBranche) Emond.
Mr. Emond attended Marianapolis Preparatory School and received his Bachelor’s degree from St. Anselm’s College. While teaching French at Putnam High School in the 1950’s he attended Clark University and obtained his Master’s degree. He also studied at the Sorbonne-Nouvelle University in Paris, France. He subsequently taught French and Drivers Education for many years at Woodstock Academy. Norman loved speaking French with his students.
He was “Uncle Norman” to many and especially enjoyed having nieces and nephews come to swim and picnic at the lake. He really looked forward to skiing during the winter months as well as family gatherings on Sundays and Holidays.
Norman, the youngest of nine siblings was predeceased by five brothers, Ludger, Edward, Philip, Albert, Wilfred; two sisters Milly Hickey and Jeanne Briere; and a nephew Alfred.
Norman is survived by a brother Alfred Emond of Uxbridge, MA; and fourteen nieces and nephews.
Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to visit with Norman’s family on Friday November 13, 2015 from 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm with a Memorial Service beginning at 4:30 pm in the Gilman Funeral Home, 104 Church St., Putnam. Burial will follow in St. Mary Cemetery at a later date. For memorial guestbook visit www.GilmanAndValade.com.