Norman Laddner

Norman Laddner

With son-in-law Bruce by his side, Norman passed away in the Cowichan District Hospital in the early morning hours of July 26, 2018 after numerous complications following a stroke. He was 96.

He will be sadly missed by his daughter Karen (Bruce) Matthews of Duncan, BC, his grandsons Ben (Lorry) Matthews and Andy (Leah) Matthews of Calgary, AB and great grandchildren Liberty and Burke Matthews and Nova and Nina Matthews.

Norman was predeceased by his loving wife Isabel (2009) and together they resided in Coquitlam, BC for 60 years. Norman was known for his skill as a woodworker and bird carver. He loved sports and was an avid golfer. He also worked for the Coquitlam School Board for 25 years as a school janitor.

In later years, he moved to Burnaby where he lived in the Mulberry Seniors Residence. For the last three years of his life, he moved to Duncan, BC to be close to family. He was a beloved resident of the Sherwood House Seniors Residence in Duncan, BC.

At Norman’s request the will be no formal service. On line condolences can be made at

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