- Local Guide
Gladys C. Morrison, 92, Laurelbrooke Drive, Brookville, formerly of East Main Street, Brookville, died Saturday, March 3, 2012, at McKinley Health Center.
She was born Sept. 24, 1919, in Falls Creek, a daughter of the late Arthur and Lottie (Matthewes) Chittester.
June 8, 1946, in Brookville, she married William L. Morrison Jr., who preceded her in death Jan. 8, 2012.
A homemaker, Mrs. Morrison was a member of the Presbyterian Church in Brookville and a past Matron of Honor of the O.E.S. No. 320 of Brookville.
Surviving relatives include a son, William A. Morrison of Brookville; a daughter, Susan Bane of Columbia, Md., two brothers, Kenneth Chittester and William Chittester, both of DuBois; a sister, Jean Mong and husband Alfred â€śBuckâ€ť of Franklin; five grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.
In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by an infant son; four brothers, Larry, Dale, Robert and Tom Chittester; and a sister, Ruth Crawford.
Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. today at the McKinney Funeral Home, Brookville.
A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, March 7, 2012, at the funeral home with the Rev. David Caves Jr. and the Rev. Mick Chittester officiating.
Interment will be at St. John's Cemetery (Windy Hill) in Rose Township, Jefferson County.
Memorials may be made to the Presbyterian Church, White and Main streets, Brookville, Pa. 15825.