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Lewis Morse

Lewis W. "Lew" Morse

Thursday, July 2nd, 1931 - Friday, September 13th, 2019
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Lewis W. “Lew” Morse, 88, of South Plymouth, passed away after a brief illness on Friday, September 13, 2019, at Upstate Medical Center, in Syracuse.

Born on July 2, 1931, in Cortland, Lew was the son of Ira and Luella (Wire) Morse. Lew enlisted in the U.S. Navy and served in the Korean War from 1950 - 1954. After his discharge from the Navy, he married Dixie (Duncan) Morse, who survives. Lew and Dixie enjoyed 64 wonderful years of marriage. Lew is also survived by his children, Mark (Paula) Morse, Michael (Vivian) Morse, Merianne Morse, Martin (Donna) Morse, and Malcolm Morse and his companion, Denise; 15 grandchildren; 23 great-grandchildren; and siblings Robert (Mary) Morse, Linda Adams, and Lanny Morse. He was predeceased by his son, Mitchell.

Lew worked for 60 years in the plumbing, heating, and electric business, eventually operating his own business, L.W. Morse & Son, which his son owns and operates today. Lew was also active in several community organizations, including the Kiwanis Club, the Moose Club, and volunteered teaching plumbing at BOCES. For many years, Lew delivered meals through the 60-Plus Meals on Wheels organization. In his spare time, Lew enjoyed his crafts, including woodworking, gardening, and photography. He especially liked helping his children and friends with their various home-improvement projects. Lew also enjoyed camping and travelling to many places of interest, including Florida.

To honor Lew’s wishes, there will be no funeral service or calling hours. A celebration of Lew’s life will take place at the convenience of the family. Contributions in Lew’s memory may be made to a charity of one’s choice.
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Posted at 09:57am
Uncle Lewis. Your are a Very Great Uncle.
I know you are a Spirit now and I will never forget you.
Say hello to my Dad and all.
Your loving Nephew. Ira R Adams
LM

Lanny e Morse

Posted at 09:42pm
Lewis. I know your are a Spirit now. Say hello to Mom and Dad etc
You are a Great Brother etc.
Love you and will never forget you.
Lanny E Morse
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Deb n Roger

Posted at 03:26pm
My husband and I send our prayers and thoughts to the family. May your happy memories ease your pain.
All our best. Deb and Roger

Mitchell Morse

Posted at 03:17pm
Man, how he would kick our butts down that hallway! We deserved it though! Thanks for everything Grandpa! RIP -Grandson #1: Mitchell
MW

Melissa (Morse) White

Posted at 12:39pm
Aunt Dixie and family, I am thinking of you during this difficult time. May the memories of Uncle Lewie bring you joy as you deal with this loss. Love, Melissa (Bob and Mary’s daughter)
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68 South Broad Street
Norwich, NY 13815
Email: wilsonfhny@gmail.com
607-336-3993 Wilson Funeral Home
68 South Broad Street
Norwich, NY 13815
Email: wilsonfhny@gmail.com
607-336-3993 Wilson Funeral Home
68 South Broad Street
Norwich, NY 13815
Email: wilsonfhny@gmail.com
607-336-3993 Wilson Funeral Home
68 South Broad Street
Norwich, NY 13815
Email: wilsonfhny@gmail.com