Clipped From Galesburg Register-Mail
GEORGE NORQUIST George E. Norquist, 77, of 385 Locust St., died today at 1:55 a.m. at St; Mary's-Hospital He was born here Feb. 16, 1897; and married' Mary A. Gschwend'on Aug. 20, 1919, at Galesburg. She survives With three sons, Robert L., Atlanta, Ga., Edward G., Chicago, and William, Mount Ephraim, N.J.; three daugh- ers, Mrs. Mark (Betty) Dredge, Abingdon, Mrs. Robert (Virginia) (Virginia) Vinson, Kankakee, and Mrs. Ted (Marilyn) Mellican, Canton, 21 grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren. Mr. Norquist worked at Gross Galesburg Co., retiring in 1970. He was a member of Corpus Christi Catholic Church. Funeral will be Wednesday at 0:30 a.m. at Corpus Christi Church. Burial will be at Memorial Memorial Park Cemetery. Friends may call Tuesday from 7-9 p.m. at Foley Mortuary, where prayers prayers will be said at 8:30 p.m.