Norman Howard Holtan, age 65, passed away unexpectedly on Jan. 21, 2014.

He was born on Jan. 16, 1949 in Madison, Wisconsin, the son of Howard and Barbara (Lewis) Holtan.

He was a graduate of Stoughton High School, the class of 1967. After school Norman joined the Army and was stationed in Germany and then after his discharge rejoined this time with the Navy / Seabees and was stationed in Guam. During his time with the Seabees he learned and developed many skills one those being a painter by trade. Norman enjoyed traveling, attending and watching NASCAR, and collecting NASCAR memorabilia. He also was an avid Badger, Packers, and Brewers fan.

Norman is survived by his three sisters, Mary Ann (Dick) Ahner, Lauree Holtan (John Olson), Sue (Rolf) Peterson. He is also survived by multiple nieces and nephews, cousins, Aunts and Uncle.

He was preceded in death by his parents and his brother Howie.

The family will have a time of gathering at the Cress Funeral Home of Stoughton on Friday, January 24, 2014 from 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.

In Lieu of flowers please make memorials out to the family.