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6/13/2013 Email this articlePrint this article 
C. Margaret Morrissey
C. Margaret Morrissey, 98, of Davenport died Thursday, June 13, 2013, at The Kahl Home for the Aged, Davenport.

Funeral services were held Tuesday, June 18, 2013, at Holy Family Catholic Church, Davenport.

Burial was in Mt. Calvary Cemetery, Davenport.

Halligan-McCabe-DeVries Funeral Home, Davenport, was in charge of the arrangements.

Clara Margaret Kenny was born March 5, 1915, in Orilla to John and Beryl McKenzie Kenny. She married John J. Morrissey Dec. 9, 1934, at St. Joseph Catholic Church, Winterset. He died in 1989.

Her memberships included Holy Family Church, Daughters of Isabella, the Catholic Woman's League and the Altar and Rosary Society. She had been an active volunteer for numerous church activities. Margaret enjoyed the camaraderie of her quilting club and card clubs and also enjoyed traveling extensively. She especially cherished spending time with her family.

Survivors include her children, John J. Jr. (Helen) Morrissey, Msgr. Michael Morrissey and Tim (Susan), all of Davenport; and a daughter-in-law, Barbara Morrissey of Grand Mound; nine grandchildren; and 18 great-grandchildren.

She also was preceded in death by a son.

Memorials may be made to Holy Family Church or to All Saints Catholic School.




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