John MorganJohn Morgan, 69, of Meadowlands, formerly of NE Minneapolis, died Monday, Sept. 30, 2013 at home surrounded by his family.
John Morgan, 69, of Meadowlands, formerly of NE Minneapolis, died Monday, Sept. 30, 2013 at home surrounded by his family.
John was born Nov. 20, 1943 in Minneapolis to James and Teresa (Korogi) Morgan.
He graduated from Vocational High School. He met and married Kathleen Bienias on June 13, 1964. He lived in NE Minneapolis while working as an Asbestos worker with Heat and Frost Insulators and Allied Workers Local 34.
He was a member of St. Mary’s Church in Meadowlands; he would always volunteer for any projects that needed to be done.
He enjoyed, fishing, hunting, gardening, playing competitive “Texas Holdem”, but most of all, spending time with his grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents and brothers, James and Donald.
John is survived by his wife, Kathleen; children, Joseph (Vicki), Mark, Christine (Chad) Hansen and David; grandchildren, Sam, Chelsea, Sharon, John, Seth and Melody; great grandson, Charlie; sister, Alice Geronsin and brother, Ralph (Jeannie) Morgan.
VISITATION: 5 to 7:30 p.m. Thursday in Holy Cross Catholic Church, 1621 University Ave NE, Minneapolis with Wake Prayers at 6 p.m. Visitation will continue Friday from 5 to 7 p.m. with Rosary at 6 p.m. in St. Mary’s Church, Meadowlands, where visitation will continue Saturday from 10 a.m. to the 11 a.m. Mass of Christian Burial. Burial will be at St. Joseph’s Cemetery, Elmer. Memorials may be directed to the family. Arrangements by Dougherty Funeral Home, Duluth. (218) 727-3555.
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