SalemNews.com, Salem, MA

August 26, 2013

Louise P. Morrison


Peabody — Mrs. Louise P. Morrison, 84, of Medford, formerly of Peabody, died on Friday at the Glen Ridge Nursing Care Center, after a lengthy battle with Alzheimer’s disease. She was the wife of the late William C. Morrison, with whom she shared 23 years of marriage.

Born in Lynn, she was the daughter of the late Knute and Emma (Erickson) Anderson, one of seven children. She attended Lynn schools, and graduated from Lynn Classical High School. She was employed as an office manager for Cassidy Insurance in Swampscott for many years, until she retired in 1998. Louise was an active member of the First Lutheran Church, where she sang in the choir. She loved to spend summers at Camp Calumet Lutheran in Ossipee, N.H., where she enjoyed hiking in the White Mountains. She also liked to bake and travel.

She is survived by one daughter, Lisa and her husband, Tom Ohlson of Medford; one son, Scott and his wife, Dina Morrison of Chelmsford; one sister, Barbara O’Brien of Peabody; five grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews.

ARRANGEMENTS: Funeral services will be at the First Lutheran Church, 280 Broadway, Lynn, on Wednesday, at 10 a.m., to which relatives and friends are invited to attend. Visiting hours are at the Parker Funeral Home, 35 Franklin Street, Lynn, on Tuesday, from 4 to 8 p.m.

Please make memorial donations in Louise’s memory to The Community Family Inc., 106 Wyllis Avenue, Everett, MA 02149.