HATCH – Norman A. J. Hatch of St. Thomas passed away peacefully on Sunday, December 6, 2015 just weeks before his 95th birthday. Beloved husband of Joan Hatch (nee Warren) for nearly 70 years. Norman is survived by his son Nick (Lorna) Hatch of St. Thomas; and grandchildren Greg Hatch of Australia and Tracy Hatch of Acton. A private family gathering was held at the Shawn Jackson Funeral Home 31 Elgin Street, St. Thomas (519-631-0570). Cremation has taken place. Interment of ashes at a later date. If desired, donations to a charity of your choice would be appreciated. Personal condolences to the family can be made atwww.shawnjacksonfuneralhome.com.