Marion Dean Morr

May 21, 1934 - June 20, 2020

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Friday, June 26, 12:00 PM to 12:00 PM
Young Family Funeral Home - Kendallville Chapel


Friday, June 26, 2:00 PM
Young Family Funeral Home - Kendallville Chapel


Marion Dean Morr, 86, of Kendallville died Saturday, June 20, 2020, at Hickory Creek in Kendallville.

He was born May 21, 1934, in Kendallville to George Earl and Hannah Ruth (Sedgwick) Morr.

Mr. Morr honorably served in the U.S. Army during the Korean War.

On July 16, 1952, in Kendallville he married Norma Jean Burch. She preceded him in death on August 24, 2018.

He retired from ITT in Fort Wayne.

He was a lifetime member of Kendallville VFW Post 2749.

Dean enjoyed fishing, hunting, John Wayne westerns, 40’s music, and watching TV, especially Fox news.

Surviving are a daughter, Loretta McNamara of Auburn; two sons, Howard Dean Morr of Kendallville and Theodore Ralph (Fayanne) Morr of Golden Valley, Arizona; five grandchildren, Dean Ralph (Stephanie) McNamara, Elizabeth (David) Bren, Nicholas Morr, Erin Morr, and Angela (Kenny) Young; eight great-grandchildren; and two brothers, Michael Morr of Kendallville and Steven Henry Morr of Florida.

He was also preceded in death by a grandson, Stephen McNamara; two sisters, Amber Ruth Smith and Shirley Maxine Powers; and a brother, David Earl Morr.

Funeral services will be Friday, June 26, 2020, at 2 p.m. at Young Family Funeral Home, Kendallville Chapel, 222 South State Street, Kendallville with Pastor David Bolen officiating.

A live broadcast of the service will be available for viewing on the Young Family Funeral Home
Facebook page Friday at 2 p.m.

Burial will follow at Lake View Cemetery in Kendallville.

Pallbearers are Dean McNamara, Jarrett McNamara, Nicholas Morr, Christopher Young, David Bren, and Blayne McNamara.

Honor guard services will be provided by the Veterans Honor Guard and active duty members of the U.S. Army.

Visitation is Friday from 12 to 2 p.m. at the funeral home following social distancing practices.

Preferred memorials are to Kendallville VFW Post 2749.

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Alanna Coffelt
June 24th, 2020 1:49pm
Wolf Lake IN

Dear Lori. I am sorry to hear about your dad. You always talked so much about your family that I know you were close. So this is a hard one for you, I am sure. We have some good memories of working together. I hope you are doing okay. Alanna

Sam Nolan
June 24th, 2020 2:42am
Fort Wayne

I worked with "Dean" as a junior engineer back in the 70's. Sorry to hear of his passing. My condolences to his family.

Pam&Ron Walkup
June 23rd, 2020 10:58pm
Kendallville, In

Ted and Fayanne, so sorry to hear of his passing. Mom and Dad are together again. Keeping you both in my prayers. Love you!

Pam&Ron Walkup
June 23rd, 2020 10:49pm
Kendallville, In