Gena L. Morgan


Gena L. Morgan, age 97, of Evart, died Wednesday July 25, at Pleasant Ridge Center near Marion.

Mrs. Morgan was born November 2, 1914, in Orient Township, Osceola County, to William Cass and Della Blanchard Cass.

She graduated from Evart High School in 1933.  Gena married John F. Morgan Nov. 3, 1933 in Orient Township and he preceded her in death February 12, 2000.

She was a lifelong Evart area resident and had worked at Wolverine World Wide and had cooked at several area restaurants. Gena was active in 4-H and Farm Bureau.

She is survived by five sons, Edward (Judy) Morgan, of Evart, Dale (Reenie) Morgan, of Evart, David (Audrey) Morgan, of Sears, James (Sharon) Morgan, of Sears, and Richard (Toni) Morgan, of Evart; two daughters-in-law, Lupe Morgan, of Evart, and Karen Morgan, of Lowell; 22 grandchildren, 41 great-grandchildren, and many, many great-great-grandchildren.

Mrs. Morgan was preceded in death by her parents, her husband John F. Morgan, two sons Arlo and Arthur Morgan, and a brother, Gerald Cass.

Funeral services for Gena L. Morgan were held Saturday July 28, at the Corey Funeral Home in Evart.

Internment was in the Orient Township Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be directed to Hospice of Michigan, 932 N. Mitchell, Cadillac, MI   49601.