Norman Edward Morrison


Norman Edward Morrison, 85, of Cloquet, died after a courageous battle with multiple myeloma August 27, 2019 in St. Luke’s Hospice, Duluth. He was born November 20, 1933 in Cloquet to Joseph and Ella (Butzer) Morrison. Norman married Marlene Becklin on January 22, 1955 in Cloquet. Norman was a devoted husband to Marlene for 64 years. Norman was a member of the Lake Superior Chippewa Grand Portage Band. He was a “All Star Bowler” and a MN senior Champion in horseshoe. Survived by his daughter, Cynthia Morrison McCorison, sons; Jeffrey, Joseph, and David Morrison; grandchildren, Rickchelle (Greg) Baron, Justin Morrison, Amber (Carl) Grussendorf, Clinton McCorison Sr., Kayla Morrison; great grandchildren, Eva, Garret, Grant, Clinton Jr., Allie, Colton. Norman was preceded in death by his parents; son, Sherman; and siblings, Gustav, Merlin, Leona, and Maxine. Visitation will be from 4:00 P.M. until the 5:00 P.M. Funeral Service, Friday, September 6, 2019 in Atkins-Northland Funeral Home. A “little lunch” will follow in the fireside room. Arrangements entrusted to Atkins-Northland Funeral Home, 801 14th Street, Cloquet. To leave an online tribute, see

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