Concordia –– Connie L. Morrison 63, passed away Thursday, July 18, in Salina.
She was born Sept. 11, 1949, in Junction City, the daughter of Leo A. and Virginia L. (Kirkpatrick) Ponton. Growing up in Manchester, she attended local schools, graduated from Longford High School and earned a bachelor of science degree in home economics from Kansas State University.
On Dec. 18, 1971, she was married to Harry H. Morrison Jr. in Manhattan. Most of their married life was spent in Manchester before moving to Concordia in 2005.
She was preceded in death by her mother.
Survived by her husband Harry H. Morrison Jr., Concordia; two daughters,Chris Friederich, Abilene, Cathy Anderson, Emporia, son, Harry H. Morrison III, Salina; father, Leo A. Ponton, Manchester; sister, Sheryl Schiffbauer, Manchester; three brothers, Patrick Ponton, Manchester, Mike Ponton, Longford, Gregory Ponton, Manchester; and eight grandchildren
The family has chosen cremation. A memorial service will be held 10 a.m. Monday, July 22, at the Danner Funeral Home with Pastor Tessa Zehring officiating. Inurnment will follow in the White Cloud Cemetery. The family suggest memorial contributions in her memory be made to the Connie L. Morrison memorial fund, to be designated later. They may be left at or sent in care of the Danner Funeral Home P.O. Box 758 Abilene, KS 67410.