Patricia Ann Morse, 75, of Ellington, passed away peacefully at Hartford Hospital on Wednesday, November 8. Born in Queens, New York, June 1, 1942, she was the daughter of the late Thomas P. Koch and John and Anna (Deere) Bauer. On June 23, 1962 she married Miles Corbin Morse who preceded her in death on December 4, 1973.
Patricia was a graduate of Somers High School and worked at Combustion Engineering. She worked for a local florist for ten years and a landscape company for twenty-four years. Her passions were her children and grandchildren. She enjoyed working in her yard and spent many hours perfecting her landscaping. She was also a CCD aide at St. Luke’s Church for ten years.
She is survived by her children, Miles Stephen Morse and Kevin James Morse of Ellington, CT., and Deborah Morse Johnsen and husband, John Jeffrey Johnsen of Mooresville, NC; four lovely granddaughters, Sarah Jayne Morse of Ellington, CT., Cameron Morse Johnsen, Alexandra Morse Johnsen, and Ainsley Morse Johnsen, all of Mooresville, NC; two sisters, Kathleen Dupuis and husband, Guy of Enfield, CT., and Susan Woytik and husband, James of Ellington, CT; three nephews and a niece, Jonathan Dupuis of Manassas, VA., Michael Dupuis of Enfield, CT., Christopher Woytik of Ellington, CT. and Kimberly Johnson of Oakdale, CT. She also leaves behind a sister in law, Patricia Morse of Ellington, CT and a brother in law, William Morse of Vermont, as well as many other nieces and nephews left behind.
Family and friends are invited for visitation at Somers Funeral Home from 2-5 p.m. Sunday, November 12, 2017. A procession will gather at 9 a.m. Monday, November 13, 2017 at the Somers Funeral Home for a Mass of Christian Burial to be held at 10:00 a.m. at St. Luke Church in Ellington, CT. Interment will follow at Ellington Center Cemetery. Donations in Patricia's memory may be made to the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation, 26 Broadway, 14th Floor, New York, NY 10004. To leave online condolences, please visit www.somersfuneralhome.com.
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