Kathryn M. Morrison|
Kathryn M. Morrison, 95, of Norton, beloved mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother, passed away peacefully on Tuesday. February 18, 2014.
Born April 1, 1918 in Cleveland, Ohio, she was the daughter of Bert and Julia Frazier; she was later raised in Kenmore. Kathryn retired from Akron General Hospital where she worked for over 30 years, and remained later as a volunteer. She enjoyed traveling with her family, cooking, and celebrating her many birthdays.
Kathryn will be missed by her children and their spouses, Carol and Dan Pavelchak of Prescott, Arizona, Kay Reiss of Norton, Jim and Joanne Morrison of Norton, and Sharon and Rick Jarrell of Hamilton, Va.; ten grandchildren, Laura Thompson, James Morrison, Joe Morrison, Arthur J. Reiss, Timothy Morrison, Michael Morrison, Lisa Plummer, Angela Meinen, Rick D. Jarrell, and Michael Jarrell and 23 great-grandchildren. She will be missed by all who knew her, especially her niece, Laurie Nikolaczyk.
She was preceded in death by her parents; sister, Lois Sellars; daughter-in-law, Veronica Morrison, and son-in-law Arthur E. Reiss.
The family would like to thank Kathryn's care-giver and friend, Karen Thompson, and extend our appreciation to the caregivers of Concordia at Sumner in Copley.
A private Memorial Service, officiated by Pastor Mark Sherwindt of Zion Lutheran Church, was held. Burial has taken place at Greenlawn Memorial Park in Akron.
Memorials may be made in Kathryn's name to Great Lakes Caring Hospice or Concordia at Sumner Benevolent Care Fund, 970 Sumner Parkway, Copley, Ohio 44321, attn: ACTG.
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Published in Akron Beacon Journal from Feb. 28 to Mar. 2, 2014