Mr. Donald G. VanNorman, age 89, of Brandenburg, KY, passed away on Thursday, January 13, 2022, at his home, surrounded by his loving family. Donald was born April 12, 1932, in West Point, KY, to the late William H. VanNorman and Mayme L. Griffee. His parents and brother, Kenneth, preceded him in death. Donald retired from LG&E in 1996. He was a member of the Church of God Preparing for the Kingdom of God; and was also a Kentucky Colonel. He proudly served his country in the United States Air Force from November of 1951 until November of 1955. Donald and his wife, Beverly owned VanNorman’s Grocery in West Point, KY from 1964 through 1977.
Donald is survived by his loving wife of 65 years, Beverly J. (Lile) VanNorman; daughter, Kathi (Daniel) Wilson; son, David W. VanNorman; his loving cousin, Sharlee (VanNorman) McDonald; two grandchildren, Anthony (Tatyana) Wilson and Whitney Wilson; and five great grandchildren, Alex Williams, Maia, Naomi and Isaac Wilson, and Ariana Pearson.
A private graveside service, with military honors, will be held at Rock Haven Baptist Cemetery. Arrangements have been entrusted to Hager Funeral Home. The family respectfully requests that no flowers be sent.