Norman Svenson, a former Redding resident, died on Sunday, Oct. 27, after a brief illness at the Lakeland Regional Medical Center in Lakeland, Fla. He was 59.
He was born on March 31, 1954, in Norwalk Hospital, the son of Helge and Dorothy Svenson of Wilridge Road, Wilton. He was a 1972 graduate of Wilton High School and a former member of the Georgetown Volunteer Fire Department. His work consisted of all phases of construction. He lived on Portland Hill in Redding for several years in the late 1970s and early 1980s.