Gisele Jeanne-Louise Morris

Gisele Jeanne-Louise Morris Sept. 5, 1926 - June 5, 2014 PLYMOUTH - Gisele Jeanne-Louise Morris, age 87, of 1125 Lincoln Way East, Plymouth, Indiana 46563, passed away at 12:24 p.m. on Thursday, June 5, 2014, at Saint Joseph Regional Medical Center in Mishawaka, Indiana. Gisele was born on September 5, 1926, in Lyon, France, to Pierre Francois Marius and Marie-Antoinette Josephine Chamoret Lagneau. Gisele married Edward Lloyd Paxton after World War II. She later married Leroy Morris and they lived in Plymouth since the mid-1960s. She had been an active member of the Women of the Moose Lodge #1355 for decades. Gisele is survived by her daughter, Judy Ann Paxton of Rochester, Indiana, and her son, Charles Edward Paxton of Las Vegas, Nevada; and was preceded in death by her son, Gary Lynn Paxton, and daughter, Danielle Marie Paxton. Grandchildren: Brenda (Doug) Farmwald of South Bend, Indiana, James Bowyer II of Mishawaka, Bill (Terri Sue) Bowyer of Warsaw, Indiana, Steven Casey of Lafayette, Indiana, Angela Ogle (Brian Smythe) of Rochester, Indiana, Tracy Paxton of Murfreesboro, Tennessee, Jamie (Angela) Paxton of Ocala, Florida, and Robin (David) Underwood of Nolensville, Tennessee. Great-grandchildren: Alex Farmwald, Jacob Farmwald and Erin Farmwald, all of South Bend, Indiana, River Bowyer of Warsaw, Indiana, Kaydence Casey of Kokomo, Indiana, Whitley Smythe of Rochester, Indiana, Logan Richards of Plymouth, Colby Lamon of Nolensville, Tennessee, Jamison Paxton, Joshua Paxton and Brianna Cockman, all of Ocala, Florida, Valorie Underwood and Claire Underwood, both of Nolensville. Gisele is survived by a sister, Danielle Andree Minor of South Bend, and was preceded in death by her brother, Maurice Jean-Marius Lagneau. Living plants or flower arrangements may be sent to: Van Gilder Funeral Home or Memorials may be given to: The Women of the Moose Lodge #1355 1225 West Jefferson Street, Plymouth, Indiana 46563 ~VISITATION~ THURSDAY, JUNE 12, 2014, 9:30-11:00 A.M. VAN GILDER FUNERAL HOME 300 WEST MADISON STREET PLYMOUTH, INDIANA 46563 ~MEMORIAL SERVICE~ THURSDAY, JUNE 12, 2014, 11:00 A.M. VAN GILDER FUNERAL HOME THE WOMEN OF THE MOOSE LODGE #1355, OFFICIATING ~BURIAL~ NEW OAK HILL CEMETERY, PLYMOUTH, AT A LATER DATE ~MEMORIES MAY BE SHARED AT~

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Van Gilder Funeral Home
300 West Madison Street Plymouth, IN 46563
(574) 936-2534

Published in South Bend Tribune on June 11, 2014