Please pray for Mrs. Joshua Norton and her 5 children. A little under two weeks ago, Br. Norton passed away at his home in the Czech Republic where he and his family served as missionaries. Mrs. Norton and the children flew back this last Wednesday after a memorial service at the church there. Today is the funeral for Br. Norton. Here are the details as given by his brother who is a missionary in Italy:
"I wanted to give everyone an update before we leave for the funeral of my brother Joshua in the US. The funeral will be held at the Calvary Baptist Church in Turner Maine. The address is: 20 N. Main St., Turner, ME 04282. Phone number is: (207) 225-2237. The web page is: www.cbcturner.org. The funeral service will take place on Saturday August 18th with a viewing starting at 1:00 PM with the service starting at 2:00 PM. The internment will be on Monday August 20th at 1:00 PM at the Maine Veterans Memorial located at 163 Mount Vernon Rd., Augusta ME 04330. For help with directions you can call the cemetery: (207)287-3481 or look check the webpage: www.mevetscemetery.org. We know that many especially in Europe will not be able to attend the service. The service will be streamed live for those who cannot attend in person. On the day of the funeral service you can go to the churches webpage. Click on the red banner announcing the funeral of Joshua Norton and follow the instructions or link."