June 20, 1939 – February 7, 2019
Alex J. Norzow ’65 passed away peacefully in the Lord on Feb. 7, 2019, after a short battle with leukemia. He was born in Kiev, Ukraine, on June 20, 1939, to Ivan and Anna Norzow. He immigrated to the U.S. in 1951.
Dr. Norzow strove to help those who were less fortunate than he was. He delivered around 5,000 babies at Parkview Adventist Hospital and went on numerous mission trips to Africa, Russia, and South America.
Dr. Norzow loved to build things, especially houses, garages, and cars. He was also a talented musician and played at least 10 instruments. Most of all, he loved to fish and would stay out on the water all day with his fishing friends.
Dr. Norzow is survived by his wife, Carolyn; sister, Lucy; sister-in-law, Florence; son, Eric (Patty); five grandchildren; three stepdaughters; four step-grandchildren; and seven step-great-grandchildren.
(Source: Acquaintance of Dr. Norzow)