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PHILO: Loran L. Morrison, 90 of Philo passed away peacefully surrounded by his loving family at 7 am, Thursday, May 1, 2014 at Genesis Hospital.
Loran was born in April 1, 1924 in South Zanesville at his family home. He was a lifetime area farmer and an avid outdoorsman. He loved spending time in the woods hunting, camping and fishing. He retired after working at the Philo High School as a custodian for 28 years. He was a member of the Duncan Falls United Methodist Church for over 50 years, a 60 year member and a past Master of the Anchor Lodge #283 F&AM, several other Masonic organizations, a member and past Patron of the Olive Branch OES #251, retired member of the Humane Society, a 60 year member of the Riverside Grange and a retired fireman having served with the Harrison Township Vol. Fire Department.
Loran is survived by his loving wife of 65 years, Evelyn (Knicely) Morrison whom he married April 17, 1949; his son Bruce (Mara) Morrison of Philo and his daughter Teresa (Tim) Moore of Philo; his six grandchildren Michale, Clarissa, Tonnya, Tiffany, Nic and Wes and his 13 great-grandchildren.
In addition to his parents, Loran is preceded in death by his two sisters Pauline Bierd and Frances Feldmiller.
Anchor Lodge #283 will hold Masonic Services at 5:30 pm, Sunday.
Visitations will be 6 to 8 pm Saturday, May 3, 2014 and 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 pm Sunday at the Farus Funeral Home of Duncan Falls. Funeral services will be at the Funeral Home Monday at 10:30 am with Rev. Karen Osborn officiating. He will be laid to rest in the Duncan Falls Cemetery.
Thompson-Farus Funeral Home
383 Main St
Duncan Falls, OH 43734
Published in the Times Recorder on May 2, 2014