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Josephine E. Morris, 98

December 6, 2013

Josephine E. Morris, 98, Brockway, formerly of Oliveburg, died Thursday, Dec. 5, 2013, at Highland View Health Care, Brockway.

She was born on Aug. 26, 1915, in Oliver Township, a daughter of the late Thomas Otto Enterline and Zelda Rae (Kuntz) Enterline.

On Aug. 8, 1943, she married Charles Stanley Morris, who preceded her in death on Jan. 16, 1997.

She was a member of the Oliveburg Presbyterian Church for over 50 years.

She enjoyed sewing, reading, traveling, cooking, and her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

She was a long-time member of the Ladies Aid Society.

During WWII, she worked for the Department of Agriculture and also for
the Department of the Navy.

Surviving relatives include two daughters, Carol L. Delio and husband Joseph of Brockway and Dr. Susan Morris Mittereder of Haymarket, Va.; two grandchildren, Kevin C. Delio and Elissa M. Veldhuis and husband Keith; and three great-grandchildren, Dylan Delio, Noel Veldhuis and Mila Veldhuis.

In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by her siblings, Marian Elizabeth Mankee, Allison Kuntz Enterline, Thomas Gale Enterline, Donald Rae Enterline, Agnes Maxine Shaper and John William Enterline.

Friends will be received from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday, Dec. 9, 2013, at the Deeley Funeral Home, Punxsutawney.

A funeral service will be held at 1 p.m., Monday, Dec. 9, 2013, at the funeral home with the Rev. Glenn McQuown officiating.

Interment will be at Oliveburg Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions, in memory of Mrs. Morris, may be made to the charity of the donor’s choice.

Online condolences may be made at www.deeleyfuneralhome.com.

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