Funeral services for Mrs. Alberta I. Morse, 86, of Ogdensburg will be held on Wednesday, June 13, 2012 at 10:30 am at the Fox & Murray Funeral Home, Ogdensburg with the Rev. Gloria Strong, pastor, Ogdensburg Wesleyan Church, officiating. Burial will follow in Ogdensburgh Cemetery. Friends may call at the funeral home on Tuesday, 2-4 pm & 6-8 pm.
Mrs. Morse died Sunday, June 10, 2012 at the United Helpers Riverledge Healthcare Facility, Ogdensburg where she had been a resident since March 2012.
Surviving is her daughter Kathy Morse, Ogdensburg; 2 great-grand adopted children, 6 grand-animals, several cousins, and many friends. Predeceasing her were 3 brothers, George, Frank, and Eldon Shattuck.
Alberta was born on July 6, 1925 in Gouverneur, NY, the daughter of William & Angie (Mills) Shattuck. She attended Gouverneur High School for her education and on July 29, 1944 she married David Storia Morse. Mr. Morse predeceased her.
Her career spanned 27 1/2 years, working at A.Barton Hepburn Hospital (now Claxton-Hepburn Medical Center), where she retired as Assistant Manager of Housekeeping. She was a 38 year member of the Ogdensburg Wesleyan Church, and enjoyed attending church, visiting relatives, attending gospel music concerts, picnics, and traveling.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Ogdensburg Wesleyan Church. Online condolences can also be shared at www.foxandmurrayfuneralhome.com