Roy Junior Morrow

September 14, 1934 ‒ May 02, 2016

Cardington, Ohio
Formerly of Delaware, Ohio

Roy Junior Morrow, 81, of Cardington passed away early Monday morning May 2, 2016 at his residence surrounded by his loving family.

He was born September 14, 1934 in Point Pleasant, West Virginia to the late Earl and Mamie (Everett) Morrow and he proudly served his country as a member of the United States Army. He later retired after many years as an installer/repairman in the Refrigeration and Air Conditioning industry.

A loving, caring, sentimental and funny man, Roy was a true kid at heart. He enjoyed fishing, hunting and watching wrestling. He also was an avid NASCAR fan and he loved the holidays and spending time with his grandchildren.

Left to cherish his memory is his wife of almost 62 years, Judith Ann (Messick) Morrow; daughters Lorrie (Dane Metzger) Morrow of Delaware, Sheri (Melvin) Disbennett of Mt. Gilead and Deb (Lee) Roush of Cardington; nine grandchildren and twelve great grandchildren; brother James Edward Morrow of Delaware; sisters Loretta (Jim) Jaccaud of Delaware and Margaret (Norm) Wolforn of Findlay; numerous nieces and nephews.

In addition to his parents, Roy was preceded in death by a brother Otis and sisters Reba Bonecutter and Alda Starcher and infant twin sisters Pauline and Ailene Morrow.

The family will receive friends on Thursday May 5, 2016 from 5 – 8 pm at the Snyder-Rodman Funeral Center, 1510 W. William Street at Valleyside Drive, Delaware and where funeral services will be held on Friday May 6, 2016 at 11:00 am with Rev. Dorsel Messick officiating. Burial will follow in Marlborough Cemetery with military honors conducted by the Delaware County Veterans Association.

Contributions in Roy’s memory may be made to the funeral home to assist with expenses.

The Snyder-Rodman Funeral Center of Delaware is honored to serve this veteran and his family.

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  • Deb and family,
    Thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.Sorry for your loss

  • R.I.P. Brother,You find that great Fishing hole in the sky and I will join you later.

  • I am so sorry for the loss. He sure was a great man. Always so friendly and fynny. You all are in our prayers.

  • I’m so sorry to hear of your loss. My prayers are with all of you.

  • This was a wonderful man who did for everyone at a moments notice. Full of stories and knowledge he shared with all. He will be missed by those who knew him. Janet

  • I remember living next door to Roy and watching and learning to work on lawn mowers many good memories

  • Sending prayers for the family, Dady Roy was a wonderful man and will be missed by all, RIP love ya