Obituary of Ann Normandin
Albany - Ann R. Normandin entered into eternal life on July 9, 2017, with her loving family and friends at her side. Born in Albany, she was the daughter of the late Anna & Henry Colasurdo. Ann married Gerald Normandin on September 20th, 1958, and became the proud mother of 2 sons, Michael D. and Christopher P, of Colonie. A loving wife, and devoted mother, Ann was also a dear friend to many cousins and enjoyed several great friendships throughout her lifetime. She had a cheerful, personality which drew people to her, wanting to become part of her life, a gifted personality was her strong point. She had the ability from an early age to become interested in music, which led her to become extremely proficient at her craft. The love of many things were her passions, such as shopping, collecting jewelry, and watching football with her husband, which was one of her favorites. Along with Jerry, she frequented Las Vegas to play the slots in most of the casinos. Dining out and take-out also ranked high on her list of priorities. A very well-rounded, giving, caring, and always there if you needed her person. We who knew her will always remember her smile and sense of humor. Together with her sons, pets, and her gentle nature, Ann will stay in our hearts forever. The legacy she leaves behind is a great one, a story of family, love, devotion, determination, passion and loyalty. Gone but never forgotten.
A funeral mass will be celebrated at 12:00 noon on Friday, July 14, 2017 at Christ Our Light Church, 1 Maria Dr., Loudonville. Calling hours will precede the mass from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at the church. Burial will be in Our Lady of Angels Cemetery in Colonie.
The family would also like to offer a special thanks to the fine people at Colonie EMS, St. Peter’s Hospital and Albany Medical Center for their professionalism, care, compassion and support. Donations can be made to the COPD Foundation at www.copdfoundation.org.