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Cyril "Dale" Norrad 03/06/2017

NORTH ATTLEBORO – Cyril “Dale” Norrad, 65, of Fales Road died Monday, March 6, 2017 warm in his bed held in the loving embrace of his boys, precious daughter and beloved wife. He was the loving husband of Cathy (Degnim) Norrad for 43 years.

Dale was born and raised in Sussex, New Brunswick, Canada and was a 1969 graduate of Sussex High School.  He moved to the Attleboro area in 1985 before settling in North Attleboro.

Dale loved music and while in Canada was in a successful country band that travelled extensively and recorded an album. He also loved the outdoors and spent lots of time RV'ing and telling wonderful stories by campfire light.

He taught his sons a trade and later was a co-founder of NorradPro LLC, a security and entertainment systems firm based in North Attleboro.

In addition to his wife, he is survived by four children:  Adam Norrad and wife Megan of Southbridge, Thomas Norrad and Dawn of North Attleboro, Timothy Norrad and Melissa of Hampton Falls, NH and Julie Norrad-Wilson and husband Michael of North Attleboro; his cherished granddaughter Charlotte Rose; and six siblings:  Bert Norrad and his wife Ruth of Sussex, Jack Norrad and Pat Berry of Picadilly, his sisters, Gerry Kyte and husband Bill of Sussex, Ruby McMackin and husband Pat of Sussex, Darlene Baxter and Nancy Norrad both of Saint John. Dale was the son of the late Allwyn and Sybil (Snider) Norrad. Besides his parents, Dale was predeceased by a sister, Zona (Lloyd) Smith, and two brothers, Paul (Shirley) Norrad and Ansel Norrad.

Wake/Visitation will be held on Monday, March 13th 2017 at 8:15AM at the Sperry & McHoul Funeral Home located at 15 Grove St North Attleborough, MA 02760
 

A funeral Mass will be held following visitation on Monday, March 13 at 10 a.m. at St. Mary’s Church, 14 Park Street, North Attleboro followed by burial at Mt. Hope Cemetery & Arboretum, Attleboro Falls.

Donations in Dale’s name may be made to Dana Farber Cancer Research Institute, PO BOX 849168, Boston, MA 02284-9168.

To sign an online guestbook for Dale, please visit www.sperry-mchoul.com.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Comments  

#11 Pat and Ruby McMacki 2017-03-15 14:12
So many great memories of growing up and then as adults. Dale talked us into moving to Alberta to find our pots of gold and in turn I got other family members to follow. After 2 1/2 years we all decided Sussex was in our hearts. We all had many good times throughout the years and each time we lose a family member we all lose a piece of ourselves. although Dale's family is in Mass, USA we will always have you in our hearts.
#10 Troy Norrad 2017-03-14 18:36
I do not think I could write any better the feelings me and my family have for Uncle Dale and his lovely family than cousin Mysti has comment. You will be missed Uncle. Lots of peace and rest. Hopefully playing horseshoes with Dad.

Troy and Cathy xoxoxo
#9 Joe x Barb McMackin 2017-03-13 16:28
So sorry to hear of your loss. Keep his memories close to your heart. Your children were all just babies the last time we saw you..
#8 Dawn Buraleh 2017-03-12 15:20
I was extremely fortunate to have Dale in my life. He was always pleasant and made you smile. I am sorry i will no longer be able to enjoy his presence. I pray for all those touched by his enthusiasm. Saying goodbye is never easy, but knowing the joy of Dale makes it a little easier. I wish everyone peace and hope in this time. God Bless all.
#7 Mysti Patterson 2017-03-11 01:52
One of the best uncles around bar none!! Uncle Dale was full of fun and mischief, which runs in the family I can confidently say. There are just too many stories to share!!! He was a kind hearted individual who was always around for his family whenever they needed him. He & Adam came to Canada at the drop of a hat when his brother Ansel was at Heaven's door, to be support for family and little did he know he had his own health issues that he & his family would soon be dealing with.

We want to send Cathy & kids our deepest & sincerest sympathy during this tremendously difficult time & hope that all of the many years of memories & stories shared, will help everyone through this sad time for our family! We are honoured to make the journey from Canada to help honour Dale and celebrate his Life with family & friends!

All of our Love,

Mysti, Jamie, Colton & Calli xoxo
#6 Winston&Trena 2017-03-11 01:18
Sorry to hear of the passing of Dale. Our sympathies to his family,Dale grew up in the Sussex and will be missed by his brothers and sisters. God bless Dale.
#5 Gloia Field House 2017-03-10 18:39
So sorry to hear of Dale's passing. I graduated high school with him and he was such a great guy. My thoughts and prayers are with his family
#4 Larry adair 2017-03-10 18:34
Our prayers are with your family Dale at time time
#3 Debbie and Ken Bonne 2017-03-10 16:28
So very sorry to hear of Dale's passing. We are thinking of you and praying for you at that sad time.

Sincerely,
#2 Wanda Black 2017-03-10 14:46
My condolences to.Dale's family. Darlene.Gerry and Bert are the siblings that I knew best. My thoughts are with you all. RIP, Dale.,
#1 Bert and Ruth Norrad 2017-03-09 23:11
We will miss Dale. We enjoyed music, camping and tried our best in the kitchen cooking and making bread.
Passing condolence to Cathy and all their family'
Bert and Ruth

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