Verla “Mabel” Morrow

Mabel Morrow, a resident of the Dundas Manor Nursing Home, formerly of Morrisburg, passed away peacefully at the Winchester District Memorial Hospital on Wed., Oct. 6, 2010, in her 81st year.

She was born in South Mountain on May 31, 1930 to her parents, the late Ernest Arthur Marriner and the late Dulcie Belle Sheppard. She was the beloved wife of the late Kenneth Morrow, whom she married on Nov. 12, 1949 at St. Peter’s Church in South Mountain. The wedding was officiated by Rev. B.G. Adams. She was the dear mother of Ken (Helen) of Inverary, Tom (Mary) of Cornwall, Laura Morrow (Richard Church) of Victoria, B.C., Bill (Kim) of Iroquois, Joanne Morrow (Pete McIntosh) of Ottawa, and Patty (Brian) Tinkler of South Mountain. She was the loving grandmother of Jeremy, John (Cindy), and Steve (Trish), all of Morrisburg, Jennifer (Jamie) Carr of Cornwall, Alissa and Carly Church, both of Victoria, B.C., Ryan of Kingston, Drew attending Carleton University in Ottawa, Michaela at home in Iroquois, Samuel McIntosh of Ottawa, Brooke Tinkler of Ottawa, Dustin and Dylan Tinkler of South Mountain, and the great-grandmother of Marin, Grace, Emma, Kaleb, Samuel, all of Morrisburg, and Charlotte and Mitchell, both of Cornwall. She was predeceased by a daughter Nancy (1961), a sister Olive Casselman, and by brothers Art, Gord, Ted, Clarence, Leonard, Walter, Harold, and Stan Marriner.

Friends were received at the Parker Funeral Home, 28 Sir James Morris Drive in Morrisburg on Tues., Oct. 12. The funeral service was held in the funeral home Wed., Oct. 13 at 1 pm with Rev. Jon Martin officiating, followed by inurnment at Maple Ridge Cemetery in Chesterville.

Memorial donations to the Winchester District Memorial Hospital or the Alzheimer Society would be gratefully acknowledged.

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