Winchester Press – obit – Audrey Morrow
Audrey Theresa Morrow (nee Eggens) passed awayNov. 8, 2007 after a long and difficult battle with cancer.
She was born Feb. 3, 1933 to John and Gladys Eggens of ManotickStation. She was the third eldest of eight children: Paul Turpin,Bella Menard (Paul), Jack Eggens (Pat), Phyllis Sigouin (Gerald),Lois Bumstead (Harold), Bill Eggens (Pat), and Susan Rosettani(Joseph).
She was deaf as a child and did not hear until the use of a hearingaid in her early teens. She persevered and managed to successfullycomplete her studies at Willis Business College.
She was the loving mother of seven devoted children: David Mulliganof South Mountain, Linda Mulligan (Keith Cartmell) of Calgary,Kelly McKinnon (Bruce) of Brinston, Kim Morrow (Chris Kayuk)of Ottawa, Angie Morrow (Donald Johnson) of Dixon’s Corners, GeraldMorrow (Karen) of Stampville, and Mary Morrow (Scott Kitson) ofBrockville. She was affectionately known as “Mom” toCheryl Graham of Mountain.
She had many hobbies including cross stitch, sewing, knitting,crocheting, quilting, and gardening. Her love of the outdoorsand all things in it were very important to her. Her dog, Sport,was her faithful and loving companion, always at her side. Shealso loved to cook, and many people were welcomed to her happytable over the years. She made friends easily and was known forher happy smile, giving temperament, and thoughtful ways. Herwork at the Mayfield Retirement Home in Prescott introduced herto Joanne and Pierrette, and they became affectionately knownas the “The Three Musketeers.” She was an active memberof “The Mermaids,” a swim group she joined whose membersquickly became dear, lifetime friends. She was resourceful, neverwasteful, and a strong conservationist. She believed in seeingthe good in everyone, and she had admirable qualities too numerousto mention.
She is cherished by her 16 grandchildren: Donnie Johnson, JasonMcKinnon (Shelley), Johnnie Johnson (Joann), Jennifer Mulligan(Christian Salmaso), Jimmy Johnson, Matthew McKinnon, DerrickJohnson, Brooke Kitson, Zacchary Kayuk, Amber Morrow, Dillan Johnson,Taylor Kitson, Kiersten Kayuk, Austin Morrow, Joshua Kayuk, andSarah Johnson. She is loved by two great-grandchildren Destinyand Shianne.
She will always be remembered for her laughter and her smile.
The arrangements were entrusted to Marsden and McLaughlin FuneralHome in Williamsburg.