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Youngstown, Hilda E. Morris, age 91 of Youngstown NY, passed away on Saturday April 9. 2016) in Mount St. Mary's Hospital Lewiston, NY.

Mrs. Morris was born in Keunigsberg, East Prussia, Germany, on January 10, 1925 ,the daughter of the late Karl and Emma (Stobbe) Pietsch and immigrated to the United States in 1948.
On September 13, 1947 she married Richard E. Morris and after living in Virginia they moved to Youngstown NY in 1956. Richard passed away on December 6. 2007,
For many years Hilda was a seamstress, making clothing for many families in Youngstown, but mostly she dedicated herself to her family and was an active member of St. John Lutheran Church in Youngstown.
Hilda is survived by four children: Richard Grant (Micki) Morris, Randy E. (Becky) Morris, Dennis P Morris, all of Youngstown; and Ellen B. Halstead of Bergen NY; five grandchildren: Gretchen Baxter, Jennifer Rupp, Brandon , Derek, and Julie Morris, a great grand daughter, Brielle Morris; and 2 sisters: Gerda Pawley and Ernna Staddon.

No prior visitation. A prIvate memorial service will be held at the convenience of the family at
St. John Lutheran Church, Youngstown.

Memorial donations may be made to Youngstown Volunteer Fire Co. Ambulance Fund, PO Box 387, Youngstown, NY 14174.

Arrangements by the Hardison Funeral Home, Ransomville. Please visit www.hardisonfuneralhomes.com for online registry.
Published on April 12, 2016
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