It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Michael Alden Norell, best known for his role as “Admiral” in the hit television series “Emergency!” Norell, who had a long and respected career in both television and film, passed away peacefully on May 12, 2023, at the age of 85, in Huntingdon, Pennsylvania.
Keep reading the article to know more about Michael Alden Norell, his career, and his cause of death.
Who was Michael Mike Norell? Know more about him
Michael Alden Norell was a versatile American talent who achieved success as a screenwriter, actor, and executive producer. Best known for his portrayal of Captain Henry “Hank” Stanley in the iconic television series Emergency! from 1972 to 1978, Norell also had a talent for writing. He wrote four episodes of the beloved show, launching his career as a screenwriter.
Prior to joining the entertainment industry, Norell spent time in the Army, where he rose to the rank of captain. Upon leaving the military, he worked for the Richmond Times-Dispatch before eventually making his way to New York City to pursue acting. It wasn’t long before he found his way to Hollywood, where he secured the part of Captain Henry “Hank” Stanley, cementing his place in the annals of television history.
How did Michael Mike Norell die? Cause of death explained
Michael Mike Norell the renowned screenwriter, actor, and producer sadly passed away on 12th May 2023. He was 85 years old at the time of his passing, his demise was announced on social media portals although no real cause of death has been shared nu his family or loved ones. We hope more information about his life celebration will be shared soon.
Although he underwent heart surgery before ay age of 79 years which led him into coma. He further spent 7 years of his life in medical care and with his family.
Social Media Updates:
Many tributes have been extended on social media portals,
Old No. 7; Charlotte Fire Department has shared post on Facebook extending tributes to the actor.
John A Manna has shared a post saying; “KMG-365 to all units. Capt. Stanley has answered his final alarm. RIP Mike Norell. We’ll take it from here Cap.”
Norell’s contributions to the entertainment industry will forever be remembered, and his work on “Emergency!” will continue to be celebrated by fans worldwide. Our thoughts and condolences go out to Norell’s family, friends, and fans during this difficult time.
Michael’s death has been left behind by his parents, brother, and first wife, leaving a void in the hearts of many. However, his memory will live on through his wife of 32 years, Cynthia Ann Cherbak, and their two children, Chelsea Cherbak Norell and James Cherbak Norell.
Michael’s legacy extends beyond his immediate family, as he impacted the lives of many through his work and personal relationships. His loss will be felt deeply by all who knew him. We extend our condolences to Mike’s family and loved ones, may his soul rest in peace.