Norm, 54, departed this life on May 30th, 2012. to finally be at peace and rest in the Lord’s arms. Present were his sons and Willard Walch (cousin) at his side at the time of his passing. Norm was born to Buck and Vera Walch on May 2nd, 1958, he and his sister Debbie shared the same birthday just two years apart. He grew up on the family ranch and attended Eagle Point schools his whole life. He attended OIT for mechanics and graduated from SOU, while working and raising his sons. He achieved his bachelor’s degree in Business, he was a great baseball pitcher all through high school and continued to play ball all through his college years. He had been offered baseball scholarships to many outside colleges but chose to stay local, settle down and be a family man instead.
He married at age 19 to Susan (Kaul) Walch and was married for 34 years. He has two wonderful sons Matthew 30 and Reid 27, whom he adored. Norm started as a driver for UPS and was promoted to a manager, then worked for Rusco Trucking Company before starting and owning Superior Hot Tub Company. He was a very hard worker with good work ethics and high morals. He liked to hunt, taught himself to play guitar, snow ski, play baseball, spend time with his sons, read, continue learning, and believed in the lord. Norm was well liked by all, he was kind, forgiving, willing to help whenever and however he could, patient, very intelligent, and always made the time to try and understand people and circumstances.
Norm is survived by his sons Matthew and Reid Walch, his mother Vera Walch, his sister Debbie(Walch) Bellm, brother Loren Walch, niece Nicole Bellm, and nephew Travis Walch. Norm is going to be greatly missed, he touched many lives with his loving spirit, and he will never be forgotten. May your sweetest dreams be realized, Norman, and may you forever rest in peace. A celebration of Norms life will held at a later date. Date, time and place to be announced.