Robert E. Norris, Jr.

Dec 14, 1956 - Jun 24, 2022

Robert E. Norris, Jr.

December 14, 1956 - June 24, 2022


Robert E. "Bob" Norris Jr., age 65, of Quincy, died Friday, June 24, 2022, at 11:00 am in his home.

Bob was born December 14, 1956 in Quincy, Illinois, the son of Robert E. and Georgia "Janie" VanOrder Norris. He married Nancy Bickhaus on October 8, 1981 in Quincy, Illinois.

He graduated from Quincy High School in 1975. Bob worked at Comstock Commercial Stove Company in Quincy until he retired in 2016. Bob was a talented craftsman. He also was handy in woodworking, floral design, and would always be able to find a 4 leaf clover in a thick patch of clovers.

Bob took pride in decorating his home for the holidays. He loved carving pumpkins, but most of all, Bob loved spending time with his family and grandchildren.

In addition to his wife, Bob is survived by his daughter, Katie (Kevin) Campbell of Quincy, two grandchildren, Nella and Cooper Campbell; three sisters, Kathy Norris of TX, Nancy (Mike) Steward of Quincy, LouAnn (Bill) Lewis of Quincy; numerous nieces and nephews; two sisters-in-law, Pam Chilton of Quincy, Janet Donnelly of Quincy; two brothers-in-law, John (Vera) Bickhaus of Quincy, Jim Bickhaus of Springfield, IL; and his beloved pets, Lexi, Lucy, Gilbert, and Rosie.

Bob was preceded in death by his parents, and a brother-in-law, Tom Bickhaus.

Memorial donations may be made to Quincy Humane Society or Homeward Bound Waggin'. Memorial Donations may be made online at

Hansen-Spear Funeral Directors are in charge of the arrangements.


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