Paula K. Norton
CHESTERTOWN — Paula Kay (Maxim) Norton, 67, of Chestertown died Sunday, Nov. 4, 2018, unexpectedly at home.
She was born in Kansas City, Kansas, on March 25, 1951, the daughter of the late Mitchell and Mary Kathleen Elliott Maxim.
She leaves behind her two sons Scott Norton of Stevensville and Matthew Norton and his wife Meghan and their children Penelope, William and Edward, all of Barrington, Ill. In addition to her immediate family, she leaves behind her sister Renee Fowler of Bradenton, Fla.; brother Craig Maxim of Whitinsville, Mass.; and the father of her children, James Norton of Hull, Mass., where
she graduated high school in 1969. She was predeceased by her brother Rick Maxim of Massachusetts.
Paula was educated at UMass Amherst majoring in English, she graduated Magna Cum Laude in 1973. She worked as a teacher, advertising consultant and freelance writer, until she devoted her life as a mother.
Paula loved gardening, reading, Bible study, her dog Jessie and her Christian faith.
Relatives and friends are invited to gather from 10 a.m. to noon Thursday, Nov. 8, at Fellows, Helfenbein and Newnam Funeral Home, Chestertown.
Online condolences may be sent to the family at www. fhnfuneralhome.com.