Norm Stanton Death – Cause of Death: “It is with great sadness & a heavy heart that I pass on the news of the sudden passing of Norm Stanton?” Mittagong Hockey Club shared.
“Norm passed away on Saturday night & has left behind a huge legacy of a man that devoted so much of his life to sport through Soccer, Cricket & Hockey.”
He was 75 years old.
Norm started the veteran Southern Highlands Cricket Club which has grown to be a major presence in the cricket community.
“His selfless nature to always step aside & let others have a run in his place on the field & forever encouraging the younger or new players was a credit to the gentleman he was,” Mittagong Hockey Club shared. “Not only was he the epitome of a gentleman sportsman but also in life in general.”
“Even after retiring from playing for the club, Norm was always present at all out grand final days & would always check in to see how the club was going & the growth of our Junior teams.”
Funeral arrangements will be advised as soon as they are made known.