Norman L Cloutier was born in Connecticut in 1925. In Rye his family lived on Forest Avenue. Norman was a Rye High School Graduate, Class of 1943. He served as an officer in the U.S. Navy during World War II.
Taking V 12 Training
Norman L. Cloutier, Jr. , , left last week for Holy Cross College, where he is under V-12 U. S. N. R. War Training Program.
Friday, November 12, 1943 THE RYE CHRONICLE PAGE FIVE
Home on Leave
Cadet Norman L. Cloutier, Jr. , son of Mr. and Mrs. Norman L, Cloutier of Forest Avenue, is home on short
leave from Great Lakes Naval Training School. He leaves Saturday for the Quartermasters School.
Friday, December 15, 1944 THE RYE CHRONICLE PAGE ELEVEN
Clautier Home from Pacific
Norman L. Cloutier, Jr. , S. K. 3/c, U. S. N. R. , son of Mr. and Mrs. Norman L, Cloutier of Forest Avenue, come home after more than a year in the Pacific, where he was editor of the South Pacific Daily News. He was under the V-12 program at Holy Cross College and Harvard University before going overseas. In September he will begin his studies at Syracuse University.
July 12, 1946 THE RYE CHRONICLE PAGE SEVEN
CLOUTIER. Norman L. Cloutler, Captain U.S. Navy (Retired), Lansing, Ml. Born March 1, 1925 In Hartford, died Saturday (Nov. 9, 1996) at the age of 71 in Fort Wayne. IN. Mr. Cloutler was the son of the late Norman L. and An-naclaire N. Cloutler. He was preceded in death by his wife, Allison Wright Cloutler. He had lived In the Lansing, Ml area since 1974. He was Dean of Lansing Community College's Division of Business from 1976 to 1984 and Executive Director of the College's Business and Industry Institute from 1984 to 1986. He was a graduate of Syracuse Unverslty, Syracuse, NY, the U.S. Naval Postgraduate School. Monterey. CA and the Armed Forces Industrial College, Washington, DC. During his naval career, he served with naval components in the U.S., the Atlantic, the Pacific, the Mediterranean and the Middle East. Captain Clou-tier's military awards Include the Bronze Star Medal with Combat V, the Joint Service Medal with Oak-leaf, the Meritorious Service Medal and numerous theater and campaign medals. He was a former President of the Lansing Regional Chamber of Commerce and a Life Member of the Retired Officers Association. He was also a member of Delta Upsilon Fraternity. Survived by a son, Stephen Clou-tier of Charlotte, NC; two daughters, Katherlne Montgmery of Bayonne, NJ and Amy Rakes of Ft. Wayne, IN; brother, Robert Cloutler of Kennebunk, ME; a sister, Patricia Eddy of Savannah. GA; four grandchildren; a great grandson, nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be today, Nov. 12, 2 p.m. at the Gorsline-Runciman Co. Lansing Chapel, 900 E. Michigan Ave., Lansing, Ml with the Rev. Thomas C. Selfz, Jr.. Pastor of St. Paul's Episcopal Church officiating. Interment will follow In Deepdale Memorial Park. Military graveside services will be provided by the V.F.W. Edwin J. Leyanna Post No. 671, DeWItt, Ml. Those desiring may make donations to The Navy Relief Society In memory to Mr. Cloutler.