Norman P.K. Ching, Jr., died July 22, 2016 at the age of 60. He was born Nov. 22, 1955 in Honolulu, Hawaii to Norm and Jean.
A Mountain Area resident for 35 years, he was employed as a police officer. He also served in the U.S. Coast Guard.
Mr. Ching enjoyed golfing, surfing, traveling, camping, music, and spending time with family.
He was preceded in death by his mother, son Clinton, brother Jeffrey, and sister Noelle Ainsworth.
He is survived by his wife of 41 years, Cindy; his father; son Norman III and daughter Darla Soliz, both of Coarsegold; six grandchildren; and brother Nathan.
A memorial service will be held 10 a.m., Aug. 12, at St. Joseph Catholic Church in North Fork. A celebration will follow at the North Fork Rec Center.