Ethel W. Morris, 93

JUNE 12, 1919-SEPT. 8, 2012

September 09, 2012
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E. Wilma Morris, 93, of 1018 Matthew Court, Hagerstown, Md., passed away Saturday, Sept. 8, 2012, at her home.

Born Thursday, June 12, 1919, in Ontario, Canada, she was the daughter of the late Harry Childs Newey and the late Ethel Ada Collier Newey.

She graduated from Williamsport High School in 1935, and also graduated from Columbia Business College in Hagerstown.

She was a member of Haven Lutheran Church.

She was a dear and loyal friend, and enjoyed playing cards.

She is survived by her sister, Dorothy M. Zinkand of Hagerstown; brother, John P. Newey of Melbourne, Fla.; foster brother, Norman T. Newey of Peabody, Mass.; nieces, Deborah Petee Patterson of Denver, Colo., Theresa A. Coulter of West Melbourne, Fla., and Kristina R. Harrison of Melbourne; nephews, William C. Zinkand of Elkton, Md., David W. Newey of Palm Bay, Fla., and John E. Newey of Maynard, Mass.

She was preceded in death by her husband of 52 years, Clinton J. “Dyke” Morris.

Memorial services will be Thursday, Sept. 13, 2012, at 10:30 a.m. at Haven Lutheran Church, 1035 Haven Road, Hagerstown, MD 21742, with the Rev. Linda M. Alessandri officiating.

Inurnment will follow at the Rest Haven Cemetery, Hagerstown.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Hospice of Washington County, 747 Northern Ave., Hagerstown, MD 21742.

Arrangements have been entrusted to Douglas A. Fiery Funeral Home, 1331 Eastern Blvd. North, Hagerstown, MD 21742.

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