January 18, 1937 – April 19, 2018
Joseph Morrow passed away peacefully on April 19, at home with family.
Joe was born in Corvallis, Oregon as the youngest of three children of Guy and Martha Morrow. The family later moved to Portland, where Joe graduated from Grant High School in 1955. Upon graduation, Joe enlisted in the Oregon Air National Guard and served for six years as a flightcraft mechanic specializing in avionics. He remained in the Reserves until 1968. Joe later became a steamfitter with U.A. Union Local 290, of which he was a member for 52 years. Joe spent many happy days fishing, camping, tinkering with automobiles, and making friends at Portland Saturday Market.
Joe was preceded in death by his parents and two sisters (Mary Park; Louise Gerrodette), and is survived by nine nieces and nephews.
Funeral services with Mass will be held at St. Pius X Catholic Church on May 21 at 10 a.m.
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- Funeral Mass Monday, May 21, 2018
- Committal Monday, May 21, 2018
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