Kathleen Elsie Morrison

September 3, 1925 - December 1, 2022

Kathleen Elsie Morrison, 97, of Manchester, Ohio passed away on Thursday, December 1, 2022 at her daughter’s residence in Sciotoville. She was born September 3, 1925 in Monroe Township.  She is preceded in death by parents: Carey and Velma Grooms; husband, Virgil Morrison; one son: Denver Morrison; one grandson, Mark Morrison; two sisters: Edith Davis and Betty Harmon and two brothers: Loran Grooms and Willard Grooms.

Kathleen is survived by two sons: Carey (Judy) Morrison of Manchester, and Willard Morrison of Manchester; two daughters: Scarlett Schatz of West Chester, and Jennifer Lemaster (Nelson Krueger) of Sciotoville; seven grandchildren;  seven great-grandchildren and seven great-great grandchildren.

Kathleen adored her family. She was a wonderful mother and homemaker. She was employed by Hercules Trouser Company for 43 years.  She will be deeply missed.

The public visitation is 6-9 PM Monday, December 5, 2022 at Lafferty Funeral Home Incorporated, 205 South Cherry Street, West Union, Ohio 45693.

The public funeral is 1 PM Tuesday, December 6, 2022 at Lafferty Funeral Home Incorporated. Pastor Boyd Young will officiate.

The public interment is at Morrison Cemetery, Germany Hill Road, Manchester, Ohio 45144.

Special Thank You to the SOMC Hospice Care in Portsmouth.

Lafferty Funeral Home Incorporated serves the family.


John T and Elaine Lafferty - Dec 6, 2022
We extend our sincere sympathy to all of the family. Kathleen was such a lovely and kind lady. May good memories help you in the days and months ahead.
Patrick L Gampp - Dec 6, 2022
You all are in my thoughts and prayers!
Heather Mckenzie - Dec 5, 2022
Some of my fondest memories was visiting my grandma. She was a strong and amazing women. Love and miss you. Heather
April Brooks - Dec 5, 2022
I always knew this time would come, but I never wanted to think about a world without you in it. You have been a rock in my life, a constant that never waivered. I'm just not ready to move forward in life without you, yet here we are. You will forever live on in my heart . . .
Phil and Vicki Rhonemus - Dec 5, 2022
Dear Morrison Family, Keeping all of you in our thoughts and prayers at this time. Sincerely,
Angie Griffith - Dec 5, 2022
Mamal you are already missed. I love you and give everyone a hug from us.
Jenny - Dec 5, 2022
I will always love and miss you! You always kept everyone well fed and happy ,you passed your work ethic on to me. I will miss our time together. Kiss dad, Denver and Mark and my grandparents for me! Love you always, Your daughter, Jennifer
Sean Schatz - Dec 5, 2022
I will always be in awe of my grandmother. She was a powerful, fierce woman with a huge heart. I can't imagine the things that she saw during her long life. She taught me to not fear the dark, and how beautiful life on a farm can be. And what a cook! I love you Grandma and will miss you Sean
Scarlett Schatx - Dec 5, 2022
Even when the time is near you are never prepared to lose your Mom. The person that brought you into this world and taught you so many things. Thank you for being wonderful Mother, I will hold you in my heart forever. Love and miss you. Scarlett
Esta Clyta Deborah Carter - Dec 5, 2022
So sorry for your loss.
Joann Hilderbrand - Dec 5, 2022
Your will c be truly missed whenever I drive by on 52 I still look to c if u r ok prayers for the family