Donna M. Morgan 1937-2018
Donna M. Morgan, 81, passed away on July 18, 2018 at the St. Luke’s Home in New Hartford. She was born in Utica on April 2, 1937, a daughter of the late Ralph W. and Marjorie Boland Morgan.
Donna was a 1954 graduate of Sauquoit Valley Central School and later attended Cortland State Teachers College, earning her Bachelors and Masters Degrees.
For 32 years, she was a teacher at Waterville Central School.
Her memberships included the Cedar Lake Club, Three Steeples Church and the Waterville Retired Teachers Association.
Donna is survived by her best friend; Mary Hopsicker, her brother; Edward Morgan, all of the members of her extended Hopsicker family, especially Jean Reile, Pat and Charlie Weigel and Margaret Hopsicker, her nieces and nephews; David And Arlene Griffiths, Brenda and Rick Hindle, Ryan Morgan and Jessica and Mark Rogan and her great-nephew; Dylan Griffiths.
She was predeceased by her sister; Nancy Griffiths.
Calling hours will be Friday (today) from 5-7 at the Smith Funeral Home, 3022 Oneida St. Sauquoit.
Funeral services will be Saturday at 1:00 at the Three Steeples Church, 2817 Old State Rt. 12 in Paris.
Interment will be in the Paris Hill Cemetery at the convenience of the family.
Please consider donations in Donna’s name to the Alzheimers Association (www.alz.org). Envelopes will be available at the funeral home.
Her family would like to thank the entire staff of Clark North at the St. Luke’s Home for the exceptional care Donna received from them all during her stay there.
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