Thomas M. Norton

By Tom Rivers, Editor Posted 4 February 2019 at 6:12 pm

Thomas NortonThomas M. Norton, 22, of Albion, died Feb. 2, 2019 as the result of an auto accident. He was born Feb. 27, 1996 in Olean, a son of Roger and the late Teresa (Dieter) Norton.

Thomas was a graduate of Albion High School. He enjoyed tinkering on anything, especially small engines. He loved to walk and run, and he participated in several marathons. He also loved to fish, and he will be remembered as hard working, caring and humorous.

He was predeceased by his mother, Teresa; and grandparents, Beverly and Leo Norton.

Thomas is survived by his father, Roger; brother, David (Jillian Goodenough) Robb; sister, Kimberly (Corey VanAmeron) Albanese; nephews, Allen VanAmeron and Samuel Goodenough; niece on the way, Elsie Clara Anne VanAmeron; grandmother, Sandra Demmer; grandfather, Paul Dieter; and several aunts, uncles and cousins.

A celebration of Thomas’s life will be announced at a later date. Memorials may be made to Hospice of Orleans, P.O. Box 489, Albion NY 14411.

Thomas’s arrangements have been entrusted to Christopher Mitchell Funeral Homes, Inc., 21 West Ave., Albion.

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