Norman Bruce McQuown

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35 Railroad Street Plymouth OH 44865 11/29/2014 14:00:00

35 Railroad Street Plymouth OH 44865 11/29/2014 15:00:00

February 16, 1920 – November 24, 2014
Norman Bruce McQuown passed away on Monday, November 24, 2014 at Hospice House in Ashland at the age of 94. He was born on February 16, 1920, to Bruce and Mary Harmon McQuown in Plymouth. After serving in the Army Air Corp as a flight engineer in WW II, he began a 70-year marriage to Beulah Marie Dawson with whom he devoted his family life to their three sons and daughter. His fondest memories of work life were the many years he drafted locomotive designs at the Fate-Root-Heath Co. in Plymouth. In addition to leading a local Scout troop, he served in the Plymouth Methodist Church and village council, and was a past master in the Masonic Lodge. Norman was preceded in death by his daughter, Sheryl Rook Steinmetz; parents; brothers Noel and Kenneth; and sisters Madalyn Shields and Beulah Clinger.Norman is survived by his wife and best friend, Beulah of Mansfield; brother, Floyd Nelson (Thelma) of Willard; and sons, Roger (Katharine) of Lakeland, FL; John Craig (Marsha) of Mansfield; and David (Bonnie) of Shelby. He is also survived by six grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren. Visitation will be held at 2 pm on Saturday, November 29, followed by services at 3 pm at the Secor Funeral Home in Plymouth with Pastor Dwight Stryker officiating. Burial will follow at the Greenlawn Cemetery in Plymouth. Online condolences may be made to the family at


Ann Fulton - Nov 30, 2014

My thoughts go out to you and your family. I shall have you in my prayers.

Janet Kemper - Nov 26, 2014

Craig, Marsha and all the McQuown family. So sorry to hear about Norman’s passing. May God cradle you in his arms during this time of loss and may you find peace in knowing he is in a better place.

Wendy Daniel - Nov 26, 2014

Beulah and family – so sorry to hear this sad news, keeping you in my thoughts and prayers.

Nancy Truex - Nov 26, 2014

I hope you have many fond memories of your father. You have my sympathy.