Ruth Morrison, age 72, died Tuesday October 9, 1990 in Salt Lake City, Utah.

She was born July 22, 1918 in Flushing, New York to Nils Cortland and Constance Buckle Holland. On August 30, 1940 she married John Emerson Morrison, Jr. in New York. John preceded her in death November 23, 1966. She came to Utah to be with her family. She was the owner of a gift shop, "The Towne Shop", in Long Island before she retired. She served as an active member of the Episcopal Church, on the Altar Guild and on other committees. Ruth was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and great grandmother; a true friend to all who knew her.Survived by her two sons, John E. Morrison III and his wife, Susan, Brightwaters, New York; David Whitney Morrison and his wife, Susan, Salt Lake City; seven grandchildren and one great grandchild.

Funeral services will be held Friday, October 12, 1990 in The Grace Episcopal Church in Massapequa, New York under the direction of Massapequa Park Funeral Home.

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