FARMINGTON -Gwendolyn R. Morrow, age 95, died Feb. 1, 2013, at Riverside Rest Home, surrounded by her loving family.
Born Jan. 21, 1918, in W. Orange, N.J. and raised in New Jersey by her grandmother Anna Leary, she resided in Farmington, N.H., since 1979, having come from Waldwick, N.J.
A loving housewife and mother, she was a communicant at St. Peter's Church where she served as Eucharistic Minister and an active member of the Ladies Guild.
Gwen enjoyed bowling, she loved music and loved to dance, she liked "Name That Tune," also enjoyed knitting, quilting and crafts. A "rummy card shark" she was a gentle, easy going woman known as "foxy lady," who enjoyed parties.
Predeceased by her husband of 66 years, John F. "Jack" Morrow, Sr., in 2011, she is survived by their son, John F. "Jack" Morrow, Jr. of California and five daughters, Kathy Norton of Patterson, N.J., Mary Kolesar of Henderson, Nev., Cheryl Clement of Barrington, Joan Hill of Milton and Susan Braun of Somerset, N.J.; 10 grandchildren and 10 great grandchildren.
Calling hours are Tuesday evening from 6-8 p.m. at Peaslee Funeral Home, 24 Central St., Farmington, N.H. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Wednesday, Feb. 6, 2013, at 11 a.m. at St. Peter's Church, 88 Central St., Farmington with Fr. Daniel J. Sinibaldi, pastor, as celebrant. Interment will be in the spring at Pine Grove Cemetery. If desired, memorial donations may be made in her memory to the Alzheimer's Assocation. To express condolences, please visitwww.peasleefuneralhome.com
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