NEW HAMBURG - Norman J. Heuring Sr., 59, died July 24, 2007, at his home.
Born Feb. 24, 1948, in Cape Girardeau, son of Charles John and Lucille Josephine Westrich Heuring, he had been an insurance salesman for New York Life, a car salesman for Cape GMC Pontiac and was a self-employed hay farmer. He was a member of the St. Lawrence Catholic Church in New Hamburg, St. Joseph Sodality and Knights of Columbus Council No. 4311 in Oran. He served for 15 years on the Kelso C-7 School Board, was a member of the Draft Horse Association and an exhibitor of Belgian draft horses at numerous state and local fairs.
On May 31, 1969, he married Dorothy Ann Dirnberger, who survives of the home.
Other survivors include: three sons and two daughters-in-law, Norman Joe and Melanie Heuring Jr. of Benton, Brian and Lauren Heuring of Anna, Ill. and Jon Heuring of New Hamburg; one daughter, Kara Heuring of New Hamburg; four brothers, Gerald L. Heuring of Bruceton, Tenn., Charles M. Heuring of Omaha, Neb., Lawrence "Larry" Heuring of New Hamburg and Dennis J. Heuring of Cape Girardeau; one sister, Dorothy M. Deason of New Hamburg; and one grandson, Devin Heuring of Benton.
Visitation is at 4 p.m. Thursday at St. Lawrence Catholic Church in New Hamburg, with Parish Prayers at 7 p.m. and KC Prayers at 7:15 p.m. Services will be conducted at 10 a.m. Friday at the church with the Rev. Normand Varone officiating.
Burial will follow in the St. Lawrence Catholic Cemetery.
Amick-Burnett Funeral Home in Chaffee is in charge of arrangements.