Norman Wacker Of Ashburn, VA passed away peacefully on
Sunday, July 3, 2011 at his residence. Born in Washington, D.C.
on September 27, 1929, he was the son of the late Fred W. and
Marguerite A. Wacker.
A native Washingtonian, Mr. Wacker grew up in Georgetown
where he played football, basketball, and baseball for Western
High School (1947). He was inducted into the Washington
D.C. Jocks Hall of Fame in 2007.
Mr. Wacker served in the United States Coast Guard and was a member of the
Ceremonial Honor Guard. He was honorably discharged in 1953. Post military service,
he developed his business career as a highly-successful sales professional in the
printing industry working for Hennage Printing and later Prince Lithograph in the
Washington Metro area. In 1984, he moved to Naples, FL where he owned and operated
Naples Graphics & Printing before retiring in 2001.
He is survived by his wife of 58 years, Noreen Wacker, his daughters Linda Ryan (Pat),
Lori Tait (Jim), his sons Ken Wacker (Mary), Bill Wacker (Michele), and David Wacker
(Patricia), and nine grandchildren. He is also survived by his sister-in-law Louise, wife of
the late Fred Wacker.
The family will receive friends at Murphy Falls Church Funeral Home, 1102 West Broad
Street (Rt. 7), from 6 to 8 p.m. on Thursday, July 7, 2011. Mass of Christian Burial will be
celebrated on Friday, July 8, 2011 at 10 a.m. at St. Theresa Catholic Church, 21371 St.
Theresa Lane, Ashburn, VA 20147.
Interment at Naples Memorial Gardens in Naples, FL.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Capital Caring, 209 Gibson Street, NW,
Suite 202, Leesburg, VA 20176, www.capitalcaring.org