Morris DeYoung

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Morris A. DeYoung

Morris A. DeYoung, 89, of Kenosha, passed away on Monday, May 5, 2014.

Born in Delevan, WI, on July 27, 1924, he was the son of the late Andrew and Viola (Willmore) DeYoung. He received a bachelors degree in Economics from Beloit College

On July 7, 1989, he married Mesrure Glsn in Ankara, Turkey.

Morris worked in sales and the import/export industry. He loved his work, gardening, and traveling all over the world. Most importantly, he enjoyed being with his family.

Survivors include his wife, Mesrure of Kenosha; seven children from his previous marriage, Amanda (Bill) Spriegel of Gurnee, Ill., M. David (Lisa) DeYoung of Cranberry Twp., Pa., Mary (Andy) Winter of Munich, Germany, Martha (Jim) Dooley of Round Lake, Ill., Rebekah (Brian) Welsh of Lake Bluff, Ill., Margaret (Jim) King of Las Vegas, Nev., and Sarah (Mike) Metzger of Lake Forest, Ill; a sister, Arlene (Bill) Riddling of San Antonio, Texas; 11 grandchildren; and one great grandchild.

He was preceded in death by a granddaughter, Elizabeth Spriegel.

Funeral services will be held on Thursday, May 8, at Proko Funeral Home at 11 a.m. Interment will be private. Visitation will be held on Thursday at the funeral home from 10 a.m. until the time of the service. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that you do a random act of kindness for someone.

Proko Funeral Home & Crematory

5111-60th Street Phone: (262) 654-3533

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Kenosha, WI 53144
(262) 654-3533
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