George E. Morrill Jr., 67, 2701 Forest Drive, Plover, died unexpectedly Wednesday, Dec. 8, 1999, at St. Joseph Hospital, Marshfield.
Services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday at St. Stephen Catholic Church. The Rev. Dan Kozlowski will officiate.
Friends may call from 9:30 a.m. until the time of the services at the church.
Pisarski/Dzikoski Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements.
In lieu of flowers, memorials in his name may be directed to the critical care unit at St. Joseph Hospital, Marshfield.
He was born May 22, 1932, in Marathon County, a son of the late George E. and Lena (Karnofsky) Morrill Sr. He attended schools in Mosinee.
Morrill entered the U.S. Army on April 23, 1953. He served with the Unit Supply Battalion 10th Division. He also served in the U.S. Coast Guard as a watchman and in the Wisconsin Army National Guard with the 120th Field Artillery Battalion.
He was married to Charlotte Boyd on Jan. 26, 1957, at St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church, Knowlton. After the marriage, the couple settled in Mosinee for a number of years before finally settling in Plover. She survives.
Mr. Morrill was employed at Foremost Foods, retiring in 1984. He was a member of the Stevens Point Moose Lodge No. 1572 and AMVETS Post 1051. He enjoyed fishing and sports.
Besides his wife, survivors include two daughters, Arlene (LeRoy) Pukrop, Stevens Point, and Jacqulyn (Chad) Kampf, Rhinelander; two brothers, Art (Charlotte) Morrill, Springsted, and Arnie (Joanne) Morrill, Mellen; two sisters, Helen (Elroy) Stieber, Wausau, and Elaine Beck, Plover; and four grandchildren.
Nine brothers and sisters preceded him in death.