Norman Giffen

Obituary of Norman Kenneth William Giffen


Norman Kenneth William

March 9th, 1932 – March 6, 2024

Norman passed away peacefully, surrounded by his family at his home in Strathroy, on March 6th, 2024.

Cherished husband of the late Rose Marie (2019). Pre-deceased by wife Shirley Jean (1964), daughters; Shelley Leanne (1968), Shirley Yvonne (2019), parents Cameron (1989) and Marjorie (2009).

Father of Murray (Geraldine) of Maple Ridge, BC., Perry (Caroline Berkeley) of Strathroy, ON.

Step-father of Janet (Ken) Siem, Peterborough ON, Nancy (Brian) Clayton, Comox, BC, Kim (Todd) Lang, Strathroy, ON, and Dawn (Robert) Jackson, Coldwater, ON.

Survived by his brothers Gordon (Ila), Barry (Marcia McArthur), Wayne (Linda) of Strathroy, and John (Bonnie) of Corunna, ON.

Survived by brother-in-law George (Nancy) Blumson of London, ON. Loved by many nieces, nephews, grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Norman was actively involved in countless groups and committees within the Strathroy Community.

A Celebration of Norman’s life will be held at the Strathroy Legion, on March 12th, 2024 from 1:30p.m.- 4:00p.m. A private burial to follow at Strathroy Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy, donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society or the Strathroy Royal Canadian Legion, Branch #116. Arrangement entrusted to DENNING’S OF STRATHROY. Online condolences and donations may be left at

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