Norman E. Abel of Bedford passed away Monday afternoon at his home at the age of 63.
Born in 1944 in Vincennes to John and Mildred Abel, Norman was a retiree of GM in Bedford and of Electronic Data Systems where he was an accountant and system programmer, and was a member of Hillcrest Christian Church, Mitchell VFW, American Legion Gillen Post 33, SICIL of Lawrence County, Treasurer of Bedford Evening Lions Club, and was a US Marine Corps Veteran.
He is survived by his wife, Carla, daughter Nicole, step-daughter Carrle, step-sons Michael and Jeffrey, 1 grandson and 9 step-grandchildren.
He is preceded in death by his parents.
Services will be held Friday morning at 11:00 at Ferguson-Lee Funeral Home with burial to follow at Cresthaven Memory Gardens. Visitation will be tomorrow evening from 4:00 until 8:00pm at Ferguson-Lee.