Norman George Middleton, 82, of Petitcodiac passed away Thursday, December 17, 2020 at the Moncton Hospital. Born in Portage Vale he was a son of the late George and Mary (Dunfield) Middleton. Norman was a truck driver for over 50 years, many of those with the former Auto-Haulaway. A member of the Petitcodiac Baptist Church he was a former Stockade Leader, Trustee, Usher and was instrumental in the establishment of a bus ministry. He was also a volunteer with The St. John Ambulance and was his children’s and grandchildren’s biggest fan at their sporting events.
Survived and sadly missed by his loving wife and best friend of over 58 years, Wendy O'Blenis; his children, Sharon MacLeod (Jamie), Kim Middleton (Robert), Tracey Taylor (Heber), Kelly Phillips (Gary), Todd (Jennifer), Shawna Middleton (Rick); sisters, Carol Dole, Gloria Olsen (Jack); brothers, Arthur (Carol), Ronnie (Audrey), Gary (Claudette); fifteen grandchildren; five great grandchildren; several nieces, nephews and cousins. Predeceased by his granddaughter, Natasha Middleton.
A Celebration time for Norman will be held at The Salisbury Funeral Home, 3350 Route 106, Salisbury West (372-4800) on Monday, December 21, 2020 from 2 to 4 p.m. Due to Covid-19 restrictions, masks are mandatory, social distancing will be respected and capacity may be limited. A Private family service will be held. Interment at the Anagance Cemetery.
If desired memorials to Harvest House or the Friends of the Moncton Hospital would be appreciated.