Charles Roger Morrison

RUSSELL, Pa. – Charles Roger Morrison, 64, of 379 Martin Road, Russell, formerly of Tidioute, Pa., died, Wednesday (Jan. 2, 2012), at Warren Manor.

He was born Dec. 27, 1948, in Warren, the son of Charles and Beverly Grettenberger Morrison.

He had been employed at Quaker State and IA Construction, and was a veteran during the Vietnam conflict, serving with the U.S. Navy SEABEES.

He was a member of St. John’s Roman Catholic Church in Tidioute, Pa., and St. James Parish/Our Lady of Victory Oratory, Frewsburg.

Besides his mother of Warren, Charles was survived by his wife, Kim Schager Morrison, whom he married June 29,1974, in Tidioute; two children: Derek (Susan) Morrison of Logan, Utah, and Corinne (Kevin) Shaffer of New Bethlehem, Pa.; six grandchildren: Tyler and Garrett Shaffer, Brayden and Riley Richardson, and Mallory and Darby Morrison: three brothers, John and K.C. Morrison of Warren, and Greg Morrison of Baltimore, Md.; and three sisters: Karyl Ryan of St. Augustine, Fla., Gretchen Morrison of Warren, and Aliesa Gionti of Titusville, Pa.

He was predeceased by his father; and a brother, James Morrison.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Friday in Our Lady of Victory Church, Frewsburg by the Rev. Darrell Duffy, pastor of St. James/Our Lady of Victory Oratory.

Burial will be in St. Catherine Cemetery, Titusville, Pa.

No visitation will be observed.

Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society; or Hospice of Warren County; or the Erie VA Hospital.

Arrangements are by the Peterson Funeral Home, Frewsburg.