SYRACUSE – Charlotte J. Morrill, 85, Syracuse, passed away Nov. 5, 2018, at Timbercrest Senior Living in North Manchester.

She was born Nov. 28, 1932, in Jasper County, to Ernest and Gladys Smith Rees. She was a longtime area teacher, having taught in Milford and Columbia City schools for over 35 years.

She was a member of Calvary United Methodist Church, where she was very active and sang in the choir. She was also a member of the Kosciusko Retired Teachers Association.

She is survived by her son, Gary (Annette) Cook, Syracuse; two daughters, Diane (Charles) Scruggs, Noblesville, and Rita (Mark) Pittman, Carmel; 13 grandchildren; 30 great-grandchildren; one sister, Hazel Huffman, South Bend; and her longtime companion, John Fisher, Syracuse.

She was preceded by three sisters and three brothers.

Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Friday, Nov. 9, at Eastlund Funeral Home.

Services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 10, at the funeral home, with Pastor David Herr officiating.


Memorials to Calvary United Methodist Church.