( September 14, 1945 - January
17, 2018 )
Twp.: Anita E. Norris passed away on
Wednesday, January 17, 2018 at St.
Joseph’s Wayne Hospital. She was 72
years of age. Anita
was born in Tampa, FL and lived her entire
life in the Lake Shawnee section of
Norris graduated from Wilmington College
in Ohio and received her Master’s in
Biology from NJIT, New Brunswick
Campus. After graduation, she worked
for Drew Chemical in Boonton. She
also worked for many years at Exxon of
Florham Park and later was a
subcontractor, concerned with water
quality for the surrounding towns in
was a member of the First Presbyterian
Church of Berkshire Valley and the Lake
Hopatcong Historical Society. She
loved lighthouses and visited many of them
along the eastern seaboard of the
USA. Anita was also a board member
of the Canal Society of New Jersey.
by her parents, Chester I. Norris and
Dorothy E. (nee Dougal) as well as her
by her brother Robert and wife Nancy of
nephews: Jonathan Norris and wife
Lea of Madison, AL and their children
Mikaela and Jaxon. Christopher
Norris and wife Brook of Plano, TX.
will be held 1-3pm on Sunday, January 21,
2018 at the Bermingham Funeral Home, 216
S. Main St, Wharton.
funeral service will be held 10am on
Monday at the funeral home.
will follow at Restland Memorial Park, E.
of flowers, donations in Anita’s memory to
the First Presbyterian Church of Berkshire
Valley, 635 Berkshire Valley Rd., Wharton,
NJ 07885 would be appreciated.