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“I have a lot of fun memories living on the bottom road along with your Mother And Father. With my Sympathy Marilyn ”
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“Mary and family, Thoughts, prayers, and deepest sympathy for you and your family during this difficult time. Cherish all the precious memories. Jesus...Read More »
2 of 6 | Posted by: Veronica Raymond {Roni} - IL

“Alice was a special friend of mine. I joined her for lunch every other week with some other ladies. She was so brave about having to do dialysis at...Read More »
3 of 6 | Posted by: Diane Holtz - Prophetstown, IL

“MaryKay, Jimmy and family...even thou we are far apart and have not seen each other in a long time i think of everyone often. I know no words can...Read More »
4 of 6 | Posted by: Nikki Sue Bergam - Yelm, WA

“I am so sorry to hear about your Mom. I remember many fun times at their house. My thoughts and prayers are with all of you. ”
5 of 6 | Posted by: Joanne (Dever) Olson - IL

“When we moved to Prophetstown from Washington, IL, we rented the house kitty-corner from the Congregational Church from Alice and Clellan. We couldn...Read More »
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Alice L. Morris, age 80 of Prophetstown died Thursday, November 22, 2012 at Swedish American Hospital in Rockford.

Alice was born August 21, 1932 in Walnut the daughter of Omar and Arleta (Dietz) Morgan. She married Clellan Morris on December 26, 1950 in Princeton, he died November 7, 1987. Alice was a lifelong farmer's wife and also worked as a receptionist at Dr. Bryan's dentistry office. She was a member of St. Catherine Catholic Church in Prophetstown. Alice was a part of the Prophetstown Red Hat Club, Royal Neighbors, and the SOS Club. She worked as a Nurses Aid at Morrison Hospital, and a volunteer at Illini Hospital in Silvis.

Survivors include one son; Jim (Shirley) Morris of Coal Valley, one daughter; Mary (Mike) Vahle of Prophetstown, five grandchildren, two step grandchildren, and fourteen great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, one daughter; Cindy, one sister; Lois Jean, and one grandson; Tony Morris.

Visitation will be from 4-6 PM Monday, November 26, 2012 at McDonald Funeral Home in Prophetstown; 46 Grove Street. Graveside service will be Tuesday, 10:30 AM at Riverside Cemetery in Prophetstown with Reverend Frances Wawrysuk officiating.

A memorial has been established in her memory to the Prophetstown Food Pantry.