Lorita K. Morrow, 77, of Huntington, died Sunday, May 19, 2013 at home surrounded by her family. She was born July 4, 1935 in Urbana, to the late Walter L. and Freda Mae (nee Rideout) Sprinkle, Sr. Lorita lived in the Huntington area most of her life.
Lorita worked at the Truck Stop of America, for Morgans Meat Market and Ames in Oberlin. She was an active member of the United Church of Huntington, involved with the Ladies Aid, and was Chairman of the Prayerwave. She was also a member of the Grange Club, Spencer Senior Citizens, and Pomona. In her free time Lorita enjoyed knitting, tending to her flower gardens, watching the hummingbirds and listening to county music. Lorita cherished the time that she spent with her family especially her grandchildren and great grandchildren.
Survivors include her husband of nearly 60 years, Milford Morrow; children, Sandra Mae (David) Owen of Homerville, Kathy (Dave Allen) Gillette of Elyria, Donna (Greg) Bute of Sullivan and Milford Eugene (Teresa) Morrow of Spencer; grandchildren, Jeffery, Jason, Doug, Denise, Adam, Anthony, Nicholas and Alicia; and six great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her son, David Milford Morrow; siblings, Marion Smith, Bertha Williams and Walter Sprinkle, Jr.
Friends and family will be received Wednesday, May 22, 2013 at Norton-Eastman Funeral Home, 370 South Main, Wellington from 5 to 8 P.M. Service will be held Thursday, May 23, 2013 beginning at 11 A.M. at the United Church of Huntington, 26677 State Rt. 58, Wellington. Rev. Stephen Carmany will officiate. Burial will follow at Huntington Township Cemetery.
Donations in Lorita’s memory may be made to the church.
Condolences may be expressed online at www.norton-eastmanfuneralhome.com