2012-11-08 / Obits


WINIFRED MOREY, 91, died Monday, November 5, 2012, with daughter and granddaughter by her side. Winifred was born on November 3, 1921, in Lapeer, the daughter of Leon and Hazel Carter. She married Keith Clare Morey on March 31, 1939.

Winifred worked at the Lapeer State Home and Training School in Lapeer, retiring after 30 years in 1976. After Keith and Winifred retired, they enjoyed traveling and split their remaining time between their winter home in Florida and visiting their family in Michigan during the summer months. Mrs. Morey moved to Davison to live with her daughter when her husband died in March of 2009. Recently, she lived at Brookhaven AFC, where she received such Compassionate care for the rest of her life. The staff looked after her with such love and kindness that she was able to enjoy the last year of her life.

Winifred is survived by her brother, William (Charlotte) Carter; her daughter, Winifred K. Lloyd; her son, Keith (Brenda) Morey and her daughter-inlaw, Norma Morey. She is also survived by 8 grandchildren, Roxanne (Paul) Michelson, Steve (Jill) Morey, Kristen (Brad) Hart, Jodie (Chris) Hunt, Debbie Lloyd, Diane (Dennis) Stacy, Laura (Jim) Brownrigg and Alan Morey. Mrs. Morey also had 19 great-grandchildren and 3 great-great-grandchildren, several nieces and nephews. Special thanks to nieces Cheryl Morey and Liz D’Arcangelis, who visited her so often during the last year of her life.

Winifred was preceded in death by her husband, Keith; her son, Seth; her son-in-law, Eddie Lloyd; her nephew, Nathan Morey and niece, Jane Carter.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Brookhaven AFC Activities Fund.

Visitation for Mrs. Morey will be from 1-8 p.m. Thursday, November 8, 2012 at Muir Brothers Funeral Home in Lapeer. Funeral Services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday at the funeral home, Pastor Rodney Sanderson-Smith officiating, with cremation to follow. Muir Brothers Funeral Home - Lapeer Our family serving yours for Generations www.muirbrothers.com 810-664-8111

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