Norman L. "Butch" French | Visit Guest Book
FRENCH, NORMAN L. "BUTCH," 67, formerly of Louisville, passed away Thursday, December 23, 2010 at the Mayo Clinic in Jacksonville, FL.
He was a retired senior construction manager for Bechtel Corp., a company that built power and petro chemical plants in different regions of the world, and was a member of Pipefitters Local 522 for 40 years. He was an alumnus of DuPont Manual High School where he played on the 1959 state champion football team and was a Catholic by faith.
Norman was preceded in death by his parents, Laura and Joe French; brothers, John and Richard French; sister, Doris French Gilliam; and grandson, Devon Patrick French.
He is survived by his wife, Jennifer Sun Jian French; son, Patrick T. French; grandsons, Cameron and Aidan French; brothers, William and Kenneth French; sister, Patricia French Isaacs; loving nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
His Mass will be held at noon Wednesday, December 29, 2010 at St. Joseph Catholic Church, 1406 E. Washington St., with inurnment at a later date in Calvary Cemetery. Visitation will be on Tuesday from 1-8 p.m. at Highlands Funeral Home, 3331 Taylorsville Road.
The family wishes to thank Billy and Betty Hatzman for their loving support.
Expressions of sympathy may be made to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital .