CHARLES MORRISON

Charles Roger Morrison, 64, of 379 Martin Rd., Russell, formerly of Tidioute, Pa., died, Wednesday, January 2, 2012 at Warren Manor. He was born December 27, 1948 in Warren, the son of Charles and Beverly Grettenberger Morrison.

He had been employed at Quaker State and IA Construction, and was a veteran of the Vietnam Conflict, serving with the US Navy Seabees.

He was a member of St. John’s RC Church in Tidioute, Pa. and St. James Parish/Our Lady of Victory Oratory, Frewsburg.

Besides his mother of Warren, Charles was survived by his wife Kim Schager Morrison whom he married June 29, 1974 in Tidioute, two children: Derek (Susan) Morrison of Logan, Utah and Corinne (Kevin) Shaffer of New Bethlehem, Pa.; six grandchildren: Tyler and Garrett Shaffer, Brayden and Riley Richardson, and Mallory and Darby Morrison: three brothers: John and K.C. Morrison of Warren, and Greg Morrison of Baltimore, Md.; three sisters: Karyl Ryan of St. Augustine, Fla., Gretchen Morrison of Warren, and Aliesa Gionti of Titusville, Pa.

He was predeceased by his father and a brother, James Morrison.

A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Friday in Our Lady of Victory Church, Frewsburg, by the Rev. Darrell Duffy, pastor of St. James/Our Lady of Victory Oratory.

Burial will be in St. Catherine Cemetery, Titusville, Pa.

No visitation will be observed.

Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society, Hospice of Warren Co., or Erie VA Hospital.

Arrangements are by the Peterson Funeral Home, Frewsburg.