Norman Charles Barnes, 74, of Cape Coral, passed away Sunday, June 8, 2014, at his home.
He was born in Cleveland, Ohio, Jan 26, 1940, to Harold and Helen Neidermeyer Barnes.
He was pre-deceased by his parents; a son, Michael (1995); and sister, June.
Norman Charles Barnes
He is survived by his wife of 24 years, Rae Ann; daughter, Donna (Jeff) Treubig; two grandchildren, Jeff and Stephanie; brother, Robert Barnes (Diane) of Ohio; sister, Frances Jackson (Carl McVey) of Calif.; his very special nephew, who was like a son to him, Tom Jackson of Texas; and many other nieces and nephews and, of course, his dog, "Barney."
He was a mechanic at South Trail Fire Department for 23 years before he retired. He could repair anything and enjoyed helping his family and friends using his vast knowledge to fix things for all in need.
Our hearts are broken Norm. You will be missed by so many.
The family will receive friends from 10-11 a.m., followed by funeral services at 11 a.m., Saturday, June 14, at Fort Myers Memorial Gardens Funeral Home.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to a local Hope Hospice or a charity of the donor's choice.
Interment will be at Fort Myers Memorial Gardens Cemetery at a later date.
Online condolences and remembrances may be sent at www.fortmyersmemorial.com