First Posted: 12/16/2009
Edward Thomas Morgan, 68, of Scranton, died Tuesday, Dec. 8, in Mercy Hospital shortly after being admitted. He and his wife, the former Ann M. Cleveland, celebrated their 40th anniversary on Sept. 13. Born Feb. 4, 1941, in Scranton, son of the late Joseph and Gladys Rafferty Morgan Maxwell, he was a lifelong Scranton resident. He honorably served our country in the Army. He formerly was employed by Giant Foods Warehouse, South Scranton, where he worked for more than 14 years. He was a member of Holy Rosary Church, Scranton.
A loving husband, father, grandfather, brother and uncle, he enjoyed listening to music and taking walks, but most of all playing with his grandchildren. His gentleness will be sadly missed.
Also surviving are two sons, Paul Morgan, Dunmore; and Jeffrey Morgan, at home; a nephew, William Morgan, at home; a brother, Joseph and wife, Tillie, Scranton; a sister, Mary Davies, Scranton; grandchildren and other nieces and nephews.
He was also preceded in death by three brothers, Paul Morgan, William Morgan and Eugene Maxwell.
The funeral was to be held Friday, Dec. 11, with Mass of Christian Burial at 10 a.m. in Holy Rosary Church, 316 William St. Interment, Cathedral Cemetery. The family received relatives and friends Thursday, at the Jennings-Calvey Funeral and Cremation Services Inc., 111 Colburn Ave., Clarks Summit. Memorial contributions may be made to Friendship House, 1615 E. Elm St., Scranton, PA 18505. For information, directions or to send an online condolence, visit www.jenningscalvey