Vale – Norma Wainwright

by Aaron Delaporte

The bowling community is saddened to hear of the passing of Bowls WA Hall of Fame member Norma Wainwright who passed away on Good Friday.

An Australian representative in 1988 and 1989 she initially went to New Zealand for the World Games, returning with a Gold Medal. Her record of events won earned her Bowls WA Hall of Fame recognition in 2007 as #15, the same year that Dennis Katuna-Rich, John Rainoldi and Stewart Davies were recognized.

Her titles included:

1988                       Australian Pairs

1992 and 1993   WALBA Bowler of the Year

1992                       State Singles

1987                       State Pairs

1982 and 1997 State Triples

1989                       State Fours

1980                       Champion of Champions

1988                       Masters Singles

1987                       Masters Pairs

Bowls WA extends its sympathies to the family and friends of Norma Wainwright a Bowls WA Hall of Fame member.