Madison
28° F
Mostly Cloudy
Mostly Cloudy
Advertisement

Theresa Marie Morgan

Published On: Sep 30 2013 03:12:01 PM CDT

DeForest – Theresa Marie (Showers) Morgan, age 78, passed away in her home on Saturday, September 28, 2013.

She was born Dec. 10, 1934, the daughter of Arnold and Theresa (Schilt) Haack. She married Marv Morgan on May 20, 1977 who preceded her in death on June 12, 2009.

Theresa was very active in her church and community. She did everything from running for political office in Missouri (where she and Marv had lived for 18 years), to being a Den Mother, Baseball Coach, Bartender, Waitress, and working with a special needs population.

Theresa was probably best known for her love of food. Cooking it, eating it, and her favorite thing, sharing it with family, friends and neighbors and her generous service to all.

Theresa is survived by her children, Richard (Tracy), Susan (Rudy), Joe (Paula), Eddie (Lisa), and special daughter, Vicki (Duane). She has ten grandchildren, eight great-grandchildren and seven siblings; Albert (Kim) Haack, Howard (Dee) Haack, Donna Broge, Anna (Ron) Brewer, Arlene (Randy) Phillips, Dennis (Prisciila) Haack, Frank (Donnell) Haack. Also surviving are brother-in-law Jerry (Nancy) and sister-in-law Lucille (Richard) and many good, good friends.

She was preceded in death by her sons, Danny and Greg; parents, Arnold and Theresa; brothers, Elmer and Richard; and sisters, Sharon (Claude) Hysell and Nancy (Jerry) Pfeil.

A celebration of her life will be held on Thursday, October 3, at the VFW, 301 Cottage Grove Rd., Madison from 2 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. with a brief service by Reverend Grimshaw. Please come and attend this celebration of life for a woman who has touched many and will be missed by all.

Her favorite scripture verse, 1 Corinthians 13:13. And now abides faith, hope, love, these three; but the greatest of these is love.

Advertisement
  • NYC fire emergency responders

    @NYPDTransport/Twitter

    Blast, fire rock NYC neighborhood

    An explosion rocked a heavily traveled section of Manhattan's East Village on Thursday, injuring at least a dozen people and leveling parts of a building, authorities said.

  • brazil sinkhole bus

    What causes sinkholes

    In March 2015, a sinkhole swallowed a tour bus in northern Brazil. The incident happened near a flooded river. Everyone aboard escaped safely. Take a look at what causes a sinkhole and some other notable sinkholes that have made headlines.

  • red carpet, movies, Hollywood

    iStock/DeniceBreaux

    The new A-list: How much do today's stars make per movie?

    According to a survey conducted of producers, agents and executives by The Hollywood Reporter, there are at least six actors earning as much as $20 million per picture. Click on to see how much today's biggest stars command.

Advertisement