Conroy Funeral Home

George W. Norman



Arrangements Pending
NORMAN, George W., 81, of Springfield, passed away Thursday, June 11, 2020 in his home. He was born June 9, 1939 in Springfield, Ohio the son of Benjamin F., Sr. and Elsie M. (Brown) Norman. George was a United States Army veteran having served in Vietnam. He spent 6 years in the US Army in the 82nd Airborne Special Forces Division where he made 60 parachute jumps in his first three years and many others after that. He was awarded the Army Commendation Medal which is awarded for acts of heroism and meritorious service. After his time in the Army he joined the Ohio Army National Guard where he retired as a 1st Sergeant after 21 years. George was a lifelong member of the 82nd Airborne Matthew B. Ridgeway Association, a lifelong member of VFW #1031 and was a member of the American Legion, Am Vets and the Union Club. Survivors include his wife of over 55 years, Brenda (Barcafer); two children and spouses, Lori & Eric Converset, Springfield and Brad Norman & Christi Snyder-Stone, Washington Court House; two grandchildren, Kaleb R. Norman and Jace A. Converset; two sisters, Marjorie Roberts and Dorothy “Susie” Huff and several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents and eleven brothers and sisters. A Memorial Service will be held at a later date.


Mike and I are so sorry to hear the news of George passing . I will always remember The Weekends on Mayfair Drinking coffee in the morning and beer at night on the patio ! Great memories ❤️

- Ruth blackwood lee, Monday June 15th, 2020

Dear Brenda. I am so sorry to hear about George. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family . Love,Diane

- Diane Norman, Saturday June 13th, 2020

Brenda George was a good man I enjoyed what time y’all would come down south and visit. I’m so sorry for the loss prayers for you and your family.

- Clay Wright , Saturday June 13th, 2020