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Lansing Funeral Home
Sunday September 19th, 2021
2:00pm - 4:00pm

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Monday September 20th, 2021

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Thomas J. Norton

Thomas J. Norton, 77, of Lansing, NY, passed away with his family at his side on Wednesday, September 15, 2021, at Cayuga Medical Center in Ithaca, NY. Born on December 20, 1943, he was the son of the late George and Mary (Boyle) Norton. He was a graduate of Lansing Central Schools and Ithaca College, and went on to retire from Ithaca College as the Manager of Computer Operations. In his free time, Tom enjoyed collecting baseball cards and loved interacting with friends via social media.

Tom is survived by his cousins, Kathleen (Denny) Lippincott, Patrick (Irene) Clark, and Susan (Jay) Grossman, along with their families and numerous other cousins.

Friends and family are invited to a period of visitation from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. on Sunday, September 19, 2021, at Lansing Funeral Home, 32 Auburn Road, Lansing. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated by Rev. Jorge Ramirez at 12:00 p.m. on Monday, September 20, 2021, at All Saints Parish, 347 Ridge Road, Lansing. Interment will follow in Calvary Cemetery, Ithaca.

In lieu of flowers, please consider a contribution in Tom’s name to All Saints Parish, 347 Ridge Road, Lansing, NY 14882, or the Lansing Fire Department, 80 Ridge Road, Lansing, NY 14882.

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We regret that we were unable to attend the calling hours or the funeral. Anyone that knew Tom knows what a great person was. We will really miss him, especially at our Class of 61 lunch get togethers. May he rest in peace.

John & Shirley Kelly Sep 20 2021 3:17 PM

To all the family of Tom I grew up with Tom down at Myers at the lake. I haven't seen him in years. I am really sad to here this news. My sympathy to his family.

Lynne Doria Stevens Siddell Sep 17 2021 8:33 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Thomas Norton

Erin Perkins Sep 16 2021 10:13 PM

Oh Tom, gone too soon you will be greatly missed!!! I'm remembering all the good times you, Mel and I had. Our children loved you and you were so good to them. Miss you!!

Georgia Eastman Sep 16 2021 8:51 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Thomas Norton

Georgia Eastman Sep 16 2021 8:46 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Thomas Norton

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