Norman E. Little

December 21, 1931 ~ October 31, 2018 (age 86)

Norman Eugene Little, 86, of Camargo, IL passed away at 12:29 P.M. on Wednesday, October 31, 2018 at his residence. 

Funeral services will be held at 3:00 P.M. on Saturday, November 3, 2018 at the Edwards Funeral Home, 221 East Main, in Arcola, IL.  Rev. Kent Conover will officiate.  Burial will follow in the Camargo Cemetery.  Visitation will be held one hour prior to the funeral from 2:00 P.M. to 3:00 P.M. at the funeral home.

Norman was born on December 21, 1931 in Douglas County.  He was a son of Clarence Albert and Doris Elizabeth (Shaw) Little.  He married Patsy Joan Anderson on February 22, 1953 in Tuscola, IL.

He is survived by his wife Patsy Little of Camargo, IL; four children, Robert Little and his wife Diane of Tuscola, IL, Carol Wiekert and her husband Willis of Atwood, IL, Marsha Fortney and her husband Joe of Hindsboro, IL and Greg Little and his wife Patti of Pesotum, IL; eight grandchildren, Heather Poole of Tuscola, IL, Wes Wiekert and his wife Sarah of Sullivan, IL, Jennifer Klinger and her husband Mark of Ft. Wayne, IN, Kimberly Fortney of Chattanooga, TN, Christine Fortney of St. Louis, MO, Clayton Little of Arlington Heights, IL, Morgan Roseberry and her husband Will of Bethesda, MD and Colton Little of Pesotum, IL; five great-grandchildren, Michael, Marisa and Mason Poole, and Olivia and Jackson Wiekert; and one brother, Lloyd Little and his wife Lora Kay of Tuscola, IL. 

He was preceded in death by his parents and one brother, Willis Little.

Norman was a Staff Sargent in the United States Air Force.

He was a member of the Villa Grove-Camargo Masonic Lodge and the Odd-Fellow Lodge in Arthur, IL. 

Norman had farmed in the Douglas County area his entire life. recently retiring three years ago at the age of 83.  He used to enjoy helping his brother Willis with his bulldozing business, Little Dozing Services. 

Norman enjoyed square dancing, going out for coffee, morning and afternoon and go out to eat. 

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