I wanted to share this with you even if it is late. His wife contacted me about selling some of his gear after she found a working email account. She had tried to contact me when he died but had a bad email on me.
In Memory of
January 30, 1951 - December 28, 2010
Norman H. Blitch passed away on December 28th, just short of his 60th birthday, after a hard fought battle with cancer. Norm was born in Jacksonville, FL on January 30, 1951 to the late James H. and Lucille Blitch.
He retired in October after 38 years as a member of International Longshoreman Association clerks and Checkers Local #1593.
Norm had many interests and hobbies. Among some of the many clubs he was a member of, are Gateway R/C, Jacksonville Garrison and Orange Park Amateur Radio club. He was an avid Gator football fan. He enjoyed playing bass guitar and keyboard with his friends. His true passion was diving. He enjoyed cave and open water diving, but he was happiest after a dive at Ginnie Springs.
Norm touched the lives of many as a friend and mentor and will be greatly missed by those that knew him. His family and friends would especially like to thank Dr. Timothy Lucey for his support and friendship.
A Memorial Service will be held at 2:00 pm on Sunday, January 30th in the chapel of Hadlow Center for Caring - Community Hospice of NE Florida.