SHARON — Norman Stuart Eklund, 92, widower of Mary Eklund and Elsie Eklund, died Dec. 31, 2011, after a brief illness.
Born in Lowell, Mass., he was a son of the late Grace (Mitchell) and Louis Eklund.
Mr. Eklund graduated from Amherst College with a degree in animal husbandry and retired as a farmer and herdsman.
He was a member of St. Bernard’s Catholic Church in Sharon and was a member of the Knights of Columbus.
Mr. Eklund was a former volunteer fireman, a Justice of the Peace and a Boy Scout leader, and was on the Sharon Board of Education.
He loved woodworking.