Norman Maass

August 18, 1937
June 6, 2021

Norman L. Maass, 83, New Franken, died on Sunday, June 6, 2021, at a local hospital.  He was born in Beaver Dam on Aug. 18, 1937, to the late Arthur and Sylvia (Wagner) Maass. On Aug. 29, 1959, he was married to Betty Tordeur.   Norman served in the U.S. Air Force from 1954 to 1958.  He retired from the Brown County Highway Department as a heavy equipment operator.  An outdoorsman at heart, Norman loved hunting, fishing and the serenity of nature.

Norman will be deeply missed by his children, Pamela Maass and Randy (Angel) Maass.

In addition to his parents, Norman is preceded in death by his wife, Betty; infant daughter, Kathy; son, Terry Maass; and his brother, Richard Maass.

A graveside service with military honors was held in Woodlawn Cemetery on Saturday, June 12, 2021.  Online condolences may be expressed at

The family wishes to extend a special thank you to Norman’s neighbors Joan and Don Baenen for all of their help. The family also wishes to thank the Palliative care team and staff at Aurora BayCare Hospital and home health nurses for the care they provided Norman.