Rugby League Immortal, Norm Provan is survived by his wife, Lynne, and adult children. He passed away at age 88 following a history of dementia.
Norm Provan was a professional rugby league footballer and a coach. Out of 11 years of his career, he played as a second-row forward with the St. George Dragons for 10 years.
Provan started playing football at a young age. He began his junior career with Willoughby Roos, Sutherland Woronora, and Sutherland Gravediggers.
Norm debuted professionally in 1954 for the New South Wales. Next, he was signed by the St. George Dragons and selected for the Kangaroo tour.
Provan represented the Australian national team in two World Cups. After retirement, he began his coaching career. He trained players at St. George, Paramatta, and Cronulla-Sutherland.
In 1963, Norm was provided a lifetime membership at St. George. Further, he was named Rugby League Immortal in 2018.
NRL: Who Is Norm Provan Wife Lynne?
NRL’s Norm Provan joyously spent his entire life with his wife, Lynne.
The couple fell in love decades ago and exchanged vows. They spent their beautiful life together and remained together until death separated them.
Moreover, they welcomed 4 beautiful children. It includes three boys including Noel and Douglas and a daughter named Suzanne.
A terribly sad day for rugby league.
— NRL on Nine (@NRLonNine) October 13, 2021
Norm Provan Age: How Old Was He?
Norm Provan was 88 years aged at the time of his death.
He was born on 18 December 1931 in Urana, New South Wales. As a result, he had a zodiac of Sagittarius and an Australian nationality.
Provan has now been peacefully laid on a deathbed and his family will soon conduct a funeral ceremony.
What Was Norm Provan Net Worth?
As per the Net Worth List, Norm Provan left a whopping $85M to his family members.
He made a lot of money from his glorious career. He earned such a hefty fortune from his career as a player and coach.
Besides currency, Provan gained huge fan followers too. With that, he received worldwide recognition and fame.
Legend, icon, Immortal.
Rest in peace, Norm Provan. ❤ pic.twitter.com/ENJw5mbcm9
— NRL (@NRL) October 13, 2021
Norm Provan Cause of Death Revealed
The cause of Norm Provan’s death is dementia.
He battled with the condition for some years. He had trouble recognizing people and performing his day-to-day activities.
After some years of having the disease, he died on 13 October 2021. After the news went out, his fans started paying tribute to him via social platforms.
Norm’s family members are devastated by his passing and are currently grieving his death. They will soon organize a funeral ceremony.
More details about the funeral are yet to come.