Mackey, Norman Thomas of Belleville, passed away at QHC Belleville General Hospital on Thursday, June 27th, in his 95th year. Long time employee ofAmerican Optical Company, and a long time resident at the Richmond Retirement Centre. Son of the late Margret and Thomas Mackey. Beloved husband of the late Elva (nee Wannamaker) Mackey. Dear father of June (Len) Steele, of Belleville. Much loved grandfather of Rick Steele and Roxanne (Derk) Damron, and Great Poppy to Olivia, Isabelle, and Sophia Damron, all of Belleville. Dear brother of Olive (the late Ron) Wood, of Belleville; and Elwood (Phyllis) Mackey of Bancroft; and brother-in-law of Edna Mackey of MacArthur`s Mills. Predeceased by granddaughter Annette Steele, and by two sisters, Marjorie (the late Ralph) Loney and Aletha (the late Lloyd) Inwood, and by brothers Russell, Gillie, Jimmie (the late Peggy), Eddie and Bert. Also survived and loved by many nieces and nephews.
Resting at the Steele Funeral Home, Moira Street Chapel, 30 Moira Street West, Belleville (613-968-2273). The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Tuesday, July 2nd, from 2:00 to 4:00 and from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. and again on Wednesday, July 3rd, from 12:00 noon until the time of the funeral service in the Steele Funeral Chapel at 1:00 p.m. The Service will be conducted by Pastor John Tedford. Interment will follow at Elmwood Cemetery.
Memorial donations to Graphite Bible Camp, Wesley Acres Summer Kids Camp, or to Pleasant Bay Camp would be appreciated by the family.