Norman E. "Mort" Dalman

May 21, 1944January 30, 2018

Norman E. “Mort” Dalman, 73, of Fort Wayne passed away on Tuesday, January 30, 2018. He was born on May 21, 1944, a son of the late Charles and Latonia (Waggeman) Dalman. He worked his entire life in the construction field as a welder and roofer, most recently working as a superintendent at Fort Wayne Roofing. He belonged to American Legion Post 241 and enjoyed bowling. He will be remembered as a man to go to for information about many things and his love for his family, especially his grandchildren. Surviving family include his wife, Judy Dalman; son, James (Melissa) Dalman; daughter-in-law, Kelly Jo Dalman; grandchildren, Denver, Tori, and Norman; great grandchildren, Elijah and Lily; and numerous nieces and nephews. Besides his parents, he was preceded in passing by his son, Ed Dalman; and one sister and one brother. A time of sharing will be 3:30 pm on Sunday, February 4, 2018 at Elzey-Patterson-Rodak Home for Funerals, 6810 Old Trail Rd., Fort Wayne with visitation starting at noon followed by graveside services at Prairie Grove Cemetery, Fort Wayne. Memorials may be made to Cancer Services of Northeast Indiana.


  • Visitation Sunday, February 4, 2018
  • Sharing of Memories Sunday, February 4, 2018
  • Graveside Services Sunday, February 4, 2018

Norman E. "Mort" Dalman

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Brad Boling

March 27, 2018

Mort was like an older brother to me and was respected by everyone who knew him. He was a true friend that was a blessing in my life and will be missed beyond measure. Judy and Family, you have my deepest sympathy for your loss of this great man. May your memories be cherished for eternity.

James Brower

February 3, 2018

Dear Judy & Family,
My sincere condolences for your loss. As you know your family has been great friends of mine for many years. Really can't say enough what that has meant to me. Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this time of sorrow. You know you can call on me at anytime. Your friend forever,
Love you-Jim Brower

John C Riley

February 2, 2018

Dear Judy and family, Please accept my sinere condolences on Mort's passing. Know that from this ex-ironworker turned architect and roof consultant's perspective, Mort was a leader, an inovator and craftsman who hadno peers. I wish miss his laugh, smiling eyes and spirit. May the Lord our Father keep watch over you and your loved ones during this time of grief.

Darlene Miller

February 2, 2018

My thoughts and prayers are with the whole family and friends. Mort with truley be missed. May all the happy memories make this time easier through this difficult time. Love and prayers,

Michael Fogle

February 1, 2018

To the entire Dalman family my sincere condolences in hearing of the passing of your loving Husband,Father and Grandpa May you fine comfort from the lord in your grieving.

Love, Shari Ray

February 1, 2018

Dear Judy and Family - It was with a sad heart that I read of the passing of Mort. My thoughts and prayers are with all of you during this most difficult time in your lives.

Jennings Dye

February 1, 2018

Mort Was a good man, I Stated working with him in 1967, At Airco Roofing.