Norman Duane Cekander, 73, of Kalamazoo, MI passed away at his home Oct. 18. He was born in Three Rivers, MI, to Howard and Jennie (Slack) Cekander, and was a long time resident of the Kalamazoo area. Surviving are his wife Carolyn; children, John (Carolyn) Cekander, Karmon (Jeff) Reynolds, and Cathie (Chris) Lewis, stepchildren, Scott (Jodi) Nagle and Melissa (Keith) Markley; grandchildren, Katie, Kristi, Nathan, Alex, Jessica, Leslie, Jordin, Justin, Michael, Selena, Heather and Alan; great-grandchildren, Alayna, Lucas, Faith, Esmeralda, Jaxon and Lily; brother, Howard "Butch" (Charlene) Cekander. Preceding him in death are his parents and a brother, Doug Cekander. Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 3, with a memorial service following at 8 pm, both will be held at Rieth-Rohrer-Ehret Funeral Home, 311 S. Main St., Goshen, Indiana. Memorials may be directed to The Maples or Harbor Light Hospice of Goshen Indiana.