Ronald “Tony” Anthony Norcross, Indian name: To i’ci owa “Paints Himself Blue”, 49, of the Lower Sioux Community, journeyed to the spirit world Friday, August 24, 2012 in Morton.
Funeral services were held Wednesday, August 29 at the Lower Sioux Community Center. Interment was in St. Cornelia’s Episcopal Cemetery. Online condolences may be sent at www.stephensfuneralservice.com.
The Stephens Funeral Service - Redwood Valley Funeral Home assisted the family with arrangements.
Ronald “Tony” Anthony Norcross was born February 13, 1963 in St. Paul to Victor and Ramona (Columbus) Norcross.
He was united in marriage to Terese “Terri” Kratzer September 1, 2009. Tony was a great artist; he loved drawing and doing crafts.
He was a Rockstar musician, had a good sense of humor, and enjoyed being around children. Tony loved his children Tara, Sheena and Anthony, and was a good grandfather to his grandchildren.
Tony is survived by his wife Terri; children: Tara, Sheena, Anthony, Crista, Jamie, Nicole, Jessica and Robert; grandchildren: Jose, Isaac-Santino, Nevaeh, Jerrod, Levi, Mariah, Taylor, Aubrey, Haley, Ari, Tyler, Ellian, and Aliyah; siblings: David, Pamela Jean, Doris Marie, Richard Duane, Vicki Lea, Lorna Louise, Calvin Kenneth, Jeffrey Scott, Bruce Wayne and Curtis Michael and many aunts, uncles, other relatives and friends.
He is preceded in death by his grandparents, parents Victor, Ramona and Shirley Ruth Schlie.