On Friday, September 7, 2018, MARION HILDA MORSE of Washington, DC and Aventura, FL, passed away at her residence surrounded by her daughters. Marion was born in Washington, DC on August 3, 1923, to the late Martha and Bernard Wohl. She lived a long and adventurous life, traveling around the world with her husband of 43 years, the late Meyer "Mickey" Morse, caring for her family, hosting friends and providing encouragement, sage advice and love. She was an artist who took great pride in her elegant residential and trendy commercial decoration. She attended school in Washington, DC and Miami, FL. Marion was pre-deceased by her husband; son, Barry and brothers, Sidney, Saul, Melvin and Jerry Wohl. She is survived by her daughters, Carin (the late Lee) Duffner of Florida and Gail (Coby) Tooker of New Jersey; her brother, Ronald (Myrna) Wohl; and her grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She is also survived by many loving nieces, nephews and friends. Graveside funeral services will be held on Wednesday, September 12, 2018 at 1:30 p.m. at Mt. Lebanon Cemetery, 9500 Adelphi Road, Adelphi, MD. Shiva will be observed at 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday, at the home of Ronald Wohl in Washington, DC. Memorial contributions may be made to the Special Olympics of Palm Beach County, FL or the . Arrangements entrusted to TORCHINSKY HEBREW FUNERAL HOME.


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Published in The Washington Post on Sept. 12, 2018