Dorothy Marie Adams Morse

Updated: 26 July 2008


Mrs. Dorothy M. Morse, age 79, of 2300 Portage Street, Kalamazoo, died Tuesday, June 8, 1993 at the Upjohn Nursing Home in Kalamazoo following a 6 month illness. She was born October 21, 1913 in Porter Township, Van Buren County, the daughter of Chester H. and Roxanna A. (Bent) Adams. She graduated from Marcellus High School in 1932. Mrs. Morse was a member of the First United Methodist Church in Kalamazoo and A.A.R.P. On May 1, 1943 in Marcellus she married Francis L. Morse who survives. Surviving besides her husband, Francis are two sons, Bruce A. of Mount Dora, Florida and Rolland L. of Schoolcraft; 4 grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by 2 brothers, Leslie Adams and Dr. Uriah Adams. Funeral services were held at 2 PM on Friday, June 11, 1993 in the Romig Funeral Home with Rev. George Hartmann of the First United Methodist Church of Kalamazoo officiating. Burial was in Marcellus Cemetery. Memorials may be directed to the Senior Services, Inc. of Kalamazoo.

Dorothy as a child of 3 years, 2 months sitting on a chair

Leslie & Dorothy as children