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Tuesday, July 10, 2018 by The Press in Obituaries

Walter Nelson Norley III, concrete company owner

Walter Nelson Norley III died July 1, 2018. Born in Drexel Hill, he was a son of Samuel and Joyce Norley. He was the husband of Pam Norley for 59 years.

He was a 1957 graduate of Haverford High School.

He was drafted out of high school by the Milwaukee Braves organization as a pitcher.

He built Eastern Prestressed Concrete Corporation and then sold it to Oldcastle Precast, a subsidiary of Ireland based CRH LLC. He retired in 1990.

In addition to his wife, he is survived by four children, Pami and Donn, Walter and Allison, Todd and Doreen and Missy and Bob; a sister, Geri Carroll; and 13 grandchildren, Kate, Allie, Todd, Zack, Kelsey, Lucie, Ashley, Charlie, Abbi, Taylor, Will, Nelson and Grace; and two great-grandchildren, Hudson and Marlowe.

Contributions may be made to Feeding America at; or to the Hilton Head Humane Society at

Arrangements were made by Connell Funeral Home Inc., Bethlehem.