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.