Posted on Friday, 13th January 2012 | New Bedford
(01/13/12) Harold T. Morton, passed away on January 12, 2012 at Westerly Hospital in Westerly, RI.
Born in Warwick, RI, he was a veteran of WWII, serving in the Navy. Harold was a retired aircraft mechanic at Quonset Point in North Kingstown and also worked as a carpenter, loved working on his farm and loved his family.
He was the son of the late Edwin L. Morton and Lea (LeBrun) Morton. He was the beloved husband of Edna I. (Bliven) Morton for 56 years. He was the father of Steven H. Morton and his wife Dianne, Julie C. Dionne and her husband Gus, son-in-law David P. Andrews and his late daughter Diane Andrews, and his late son Harold T. Morton, Jr. and his late wife Rita Morton. Grandfather to David P. Andrews, Jr. and his wife Laureen, Daniel W. Andrews and his wife Lori, Heather R. Aguilar and her husband Martin, Derek J. Morton, Kyle A. Dionne, and Corrianne M. Dionne. Great grandfather to Emily R. Andrews, Adam D. Andrews, Braydan W. Andrews, Ethan M. Aguilar, Aiden T. Aguilar and Monica A. Aguilar.
He is survived by his sister Edith Bonner and is the brother of the late Edwin E. Morton and Hazel L. Studley.
His funeral service will be held on Tuesday, January 17 at 10:00 am at Gorton-Menard Funeral Home and Crematory, 721 Washington Street, Coventry, RI followed by Military Honors. Visiting hours are on Monday, January 16 from 4:00 -8:00 pm.
In lieu of flowers, please make donations to the West Greenwich Community Rescue or VNA of Care New England.
For online condolences please visit www.gortonmenardfuneralhome.com.
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