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Dwight R. Norris
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Obituary for Dwight R. Norris

Dwight R. Norris, 72, of Iowa City, died Monday, July 31, 2017 at Mercy Hospital Hospice Care.

A Funeral Service will be held at 11 AM, Friday, August 4, 2017 at Lensing’s Oak Hill, 210 Holiday Road, Coralville with Christine Humrichouse officiating. Visitation will be held from 4-7 PM, Thursday, August 3, 2017 at the funeral home. Burial will be in Ridgewood Cemetery, North Liberty. In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to The Mercy Hospital Foundation or Iowa City Hospice.

Friends may park at the funeral home, CBI Bank or the Montessori School on Holiday Road.

Dwight was born on February 24, 1945, the son of Helen and Glendon Norris in Des Moines, Iowa. He married Judith Ann Lewis on July 3, 1965.

Dwight started his career with Brooks Borg and Skiles of Des Moines, IA prior to moving to Lawrence, KS and working for Norris Bros Mech Contractors. Dwight moved his family to Iowa City where he began his career working for R.M. Boggs in 1974 and later became an owner until his retirement in 2008. He belonged to the MCAI of Iowa and served as President from 1988-89, as well as serving as an active Director of the MCAI Board of Directors from 1986-2008, and other committees in the community.

Dwight is survived by his loving wife of 52 years Judith; son, Troy (Bridgit) Norris, of Fort Lauderdale, FL; daughter, Denise (Brian) Boxwell of North Liberty; Three grandchildren, Mitchell, Alex and Devin; brothers, Duane (Lynda) Norris and Dan Norris; ex-sister-in-law Christie McConathy as well as many nieces and nephews; Lifelong best friends, Dave Cherry, Dennis Narland, Lyle Spilman, Gary Winter and Don Fields.

He is preceded in death by his parents, in-laws and older brother, Dennis Norris.

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4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Lensing's Oak Hill

210 Holiday Road
Coralville, Iowa 52241





11:00 AM
Lensing's Oak Hill

210 Holiday Road
Coralville, Iowa 52241





12:15 PM
Ridgewood Cemetery

Scales Bend Road
North Liberty, Iowa 52317

Memorial Contribution

Iowa City Hospice

1025 Wade Street
Iowa City, IA 52240

Mercy Hospital Foundation

Mercy Iowa City
500 East Market Street
Iowa City, IA 52245

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