Norman became the light of his family’s lives

Born of a drug-addicted mother, Anthony Norman became the center of love in the family Photo courtesy of Jerry NormanThis photo of young Anthony Norman was taken on Christmas Eve 2012 at the Temecula Ice Rink where he joined the family for their annual Christmas get-together. ■ Rusty Strait / Senior Reporter Anthony Norman was born to a drug-addicted mother who, following his birth, went to live in a halfway house that would accommodate both her and her child. Within two months, Anthony’s mom returned to her old way of life and abandoned Anthony in a hotel room. The story of Anthony’s life—and eventual death—was recounted for The Valley Chronicle by

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