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My family and I met Norman years ago back in the late sixty's he was a force in our lives from that day on. He was a a special man that we were blessed to not only call friend, but family. He became the godfather to not only my sister's children but mine too. He helped mold my son into the man that he became but also my nieces into strong beautiful black women that they are today. He will

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Posted by: Gail Dillard - Danbury, CT   May 08, 2021

Norman was my neighbor and always had something kind to say to me, my children, and anyone he happened to meet. With his passing I am reminded of the importance of taking the time to extend our friendship to those around us, even as we tend to our daily obligations. Norman had a special gift for that, and I believe everyone who knew him was better for it. He will be missed.


Posted by: Sarah Ridgway - New York, NY - Neighbor   May 08, 2021

My deepest condolences to the family and friends of Norman Riley May you R.I.P my Brother


Posted by: Alseymorial Ashe - Oakville, CT - Friend   May 07, 2021

My deepest condolences to the family and friends of Norman Riley May you R.I.P my Brother


Posted by: Alseymorial Ashe - Oakville, CT - Friend   May 07, 2021
Norman at home, 11/30/18


Posted by: Amanda Wood - New Milford, CT - friend   May 07, 2021

We express our deepest sympathies and condolences to the Riley Family.


Posted by: Joseph Marutollo    May 07, 2021

Normaaaannn! Always the man! What a Joy and Blessing to share work life with you. Thank you for great times, for your always spontaneous willing, giving hand of help for me and my moves. God bless your kind Soul and Sweet Spirit. Peace and love to your family.


Posted by: Gabrielle Lee - New York, NY - Friend   May 07, 2021

My sincere condolences for your loss. I pray Norman now rests in peace. Please reach out to me for anything needed. Norman was very special to me for a long long time. I put my hands together and pray, thanking God for bringing him into my life.


Posted by: Maria Chisolm - Jersey City, NJ - Family Friend   May 06, 2021

For the next 12 years we travel the world and worked side-by-side every step of the way we were a dynamic team together along with the Dan Sherman from Colorado the third brother, between the three of us it was nothing that was too big for us to do to make the The Belafonte Show go up on time all around the world. To look at Norman straight up you would never know the gentle giant that he was my

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Posted by: Steven Jones - Mount Vernon, NY - Friend   May 06, 2021

Siempre en tu espíritu en la lucha pa' justicia - mi hermano, Norman. May we always feel your spirit and energy within us. My dear Norman - how I will miss you.

Our deepest condolences to Norman's family and friends.
Tehya Rene and Elke Calero


Posted by: Elke Calero Probst - Danbury, CT - Friend   May 06, 2021