Norman A, Wiedeman, of Deerfield Drive, Sardinia, died Wednesday, June 12,2019 at Bertrand Chaffee Hospital at the age of 84.
He was born October 4,1934 in Sardinia, NY a son of the late Frederick Michael Wiedeman and Myrtle (nee Tarbell) Wiedeman.
Norman was a self employed carpenter. He owned and operated Wiedeman & Sons Construction in Sardinia, NY. He raced at Holland Speedway and owned 3 cars that his son Michael and grandson Jason drove. In addition to his racing in Holland, he raced in Lancaster and Erie. He was a season champion for Pro Trucks. Many years ago he worked for the Sardinia Highway Department. In his free time he coached baseball for the Sardinia Town team.
Norman is survived by his wife Leah (nee Dick) Wiedeman whom he married on February 2, 1957. He is also survived by his children: Joanne (Dennis) Allan of Elton, Cindy (Jim) Wolcott of Yorkshire, Cathy Petri of Arcade, Michael (Valerie) Wiedeman of East Aurora, Judy (Jerry) Rodgers of Arcade. His siblings: Barb (late Skip) Hopkins of Sardinia, Linda (Leonard) Hochadel of Sardinia, Diane (late Rich) Morris of Sardinia, Jim Wiedeman of Arcade. He is also survived 15 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren. And several nieces and nephews.
Norman was preceded in death by his sister Marge (James) Kelley, his dog and his best friend Missy.
Friends may call Monday, June 17, 2019 from 2-4 PM and 6-8 PM at W.S. Davis Funeral Home at 358 West Main Street, Arcade. A private service will be held at the convenience of the family. Burial will be in the Sardinia Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to the Chaffee Sardinia Fire Department and Rescue Squad at P.O. Box 203, Chaffee, NY 14030.