Kenneth Morrison, age 86,of Isanti died November 14, 2010 at GracePointe Crossing Gables West. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 A.M. on Friday, November 19, 2010 at Trinity Lutheran Church in St. Francis with Rev. Jack Baumgarn officiating. A visitation will be held from 4:00 – 8:00 P.M. on Thursday, November 18th at the church. Interment will be in Cambridge Union Cemetery.
Kenneth A. Morrison was born August 23, 1924 in St. Paul to Paul and Svea Morrison. He was raised and attended school in St. Paul. Ken then served in the Navy during World War II. After the service he returned to St. Paul. On June 4, 1949 he married Beulah Burton in Connorsville, Wisconsin. They made their home in St. Paul and the suburban area. In 1996 they moved to Princeton and then in 2007 they moved to Isanti. Ken was employed as a truck driver and was a member of Teamsters Local #120. He was a member of Trinity Lutheran Church in St. Francis. Besides enjoying all of the family activities he had many interests; hunting, walking , just being outdoors, going to gun shows, enjoying sports, the Twins and Vikings, working on cars, playing horseshoe and collecting things. Ken also loved cooking , making soup, and being told how good everything was.
Kenneth Morrison died November 14, 2010 at Grace Pointe Crossing Gables West at the age of 86 years, 2 months and 21 days. Besides his parents he was preceded in death by 1 great-grandson; 1 sister; and by 5 brothers.
Ken is survived by his wife, Be of Isanti; 4 children, Pamela Chichila and Todd Moilanen of Isle, Tom Morrison of Danbury, Wisconsin, Susan (Leroy) Taylor of Ham Lake, Lisa (Shawn) Young of Isanti; 11 grandchildren; 4 great-grandchildren; 2 sisters, Virginia King of Lake Elmo, Patricia Dokka of Alexandria; 3 brothers, Donald Morrison of St. Paul, Dennis (Rose) Morrison of Vadnais Heights, Matt (Avis) Morrison of Siren, Wisconsin; and by many other relatives and friends.