Obituraries: Charles Morey

OTTUMWA-Charles W. Morey, 76, 401 Minnesota St., died at 6:03 p.m. January 25, 2017 at his home.

He was born December 11, 1940 in Doniphan, MO to Harold and Mary Ezell Morey.  He married Carolyn Eastwood on November 9, 1963.

He worked for 30 years in appliance repair and for Montgomery Ward, retiring in 1998.

Surviving is his wife, Carolyn; a daughter, Sheila (Donald) Bride of Chillicothe; 3 grandchildren, Nikki (Shawn) Skinner, Jesse Wilkins (Amanda) and Tommy (Jenna) Wilkins all of Ottumwa; and 7 great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by 5 brothers and a sister.

His body has been cremated.

There will be a gathering from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, February 4, 2017 at O.B. Nelson Post #3 American Legion, 550 W. Main St., Ottumwa.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be given to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.