Norton J. Gegner

March 21, 1954 - July 22, 2018


Norton J. Gegner, 64, passed away at home on July 22, 2018. A celebration of life visitation will be held Thursday, July 26, 2018 at McLaren's Chapel in West Des Moines from 4-7 p.m.

Norton was born March 21, 1954 in Washington, Iowa to W. Dale and Elizabeth (Stauffer) Gegner. He attended grade school in Brighton, Iowa, Junior High and High School in Washington, Iowa and then on to Drake University, where he became a lifelong supporter of the Bulldogs. While at Drake, he received his Bachelor's Degree then obtained his C.P.A. certificate. He started a successful C.P.A. firm, Gegner Company PC. Norton was a workaholic that enjoyed nothing more than being on his farm. He was truly happiest spending time outdoors.


He is survived by his parents, W. Dale and Elizabeth of Fountain Hills, Ariz., formerly of Brighton, Iowa; siblings, Norlene Gegner of Des Moines, Norman Gegner of Fairfield, Iowa, Jean (Bill) Gegner-Bart of Fountain Hills, Ariz., and Bert (Jaimie) Gegner of Buckeye, Ariz.; nephew, Oliver and neice, Olivia; one aunt, one uncle; and many cousins.


Memorial contributions may be directed to Drake University Athletic Department.



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