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Obituary: Glenn F. Morrison

1927 ~ 2001 <! >

Glenn F. Morrison, beloved father, grandfather, brother and uncle, passed away peacefully at home at the age of 73 on March 3, 2001 of mesothelioma cancer caused by asbestos.

Born in Scipio, Utah on May 4, 1927 to Charles Henry and Isabel Quarnberg

Morrison. Moved to Salt Lake City at the age of 16. Graduated from Granite High School. Served in the military (Army, Navy). Worked for 33 years at Kennecott (Arthur, Magna, and Bonneville Mills), retired in 1985. Also worked part time for the Newspaper Agency Corp. after retirement.

He bowled for many years on the Friday Night Sportsman's league. He also loved gardening and roses.

He married Joyce Porter (deceased), Beth Bradford (divorced).

He is survived by wife Afton Phelps Lafeen, sons: Larry Morrison, Tacoma, WA; Hal (Linda) Lafeen, Danville, KY; Jim (Pam) Lafeen, West Jordan; daughters: Leslie (Chad) Peterson, South Jordan; Carroll Lafeen Glore (James) Walker, West Valley City; Sharon Lafeen, West Valley City; Sharlean Lafeen (Rod) Burgers, Kearns; Marie Lafeen Shepherd, West Valley City; Faithe Lafeen (Scott) Bluck, West Valley City; brothers: Eddie (Lorraine) Morrison, Murray; Marvin (Thelma) Morrison, Sandy; sister, Karen Morrison, Murray; also many grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews.

Preceded in death by parents, brother, Arnell, and son Kim.

Viewing will be held Thurs. March 8, 2001 between 6 - 8 p.m. and one hour prior to the funeral service. Services will be held at Memorial Estates on 6500 So. Redwood Road on Friday March 9, 2001 at 11 a.m.

Donations may be made to the Utah Cancer Institute in the name of Glenn Morrison.

We wish to express our thanks to Barbara Franz, Lynne Nolte and the staff of Rocky Mountain Hospice for the loving care they provided Glenn and the family.