Kenneth “Ken” Morse, 66, of Spooner died on Friday, June 14, 2013, at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minn.
Ken was born on April 12, 1947, to Harold and Alice (Dewitt) Morse. He proudly served in the U.S. Army and was honorably discharged.
Ken married Louise on September 27, 1969, in Shell Lake, and together they raised three children.
Ken enjoyed hunting, fishing, and camping. Described as a “workaholic” by his family and friends, he always found time for his favorite pastime, spending time with his grandchildren.
Ken was preceded in death by his parents, Harold and Alice; stedaughter, Tina Louise; and brothers Duane and Harold David.
He will be sadly missed by his loving wife, Louise; children, Mike Morse, Korre (Emily Dehne) Morse, and Amber (Mark) McCann, as well as Tom (Angie) Gerovac and Brandon (Trista) Engle whom he considered his sons; his grandchildren, Alek, Katelynn, Logan, Brianna, Cayden, and Alexis; his siblings, Richard (Caroline) Morse, Joyce (Red) Anderson, Annabell Feltman, and Shirley Metoxen; his sisters-in-law, Carol Morse, Bea (Lloyd) Talmadge and Lynette (Pat) Leintz; and many nieces, nephews, other relatives, and good friend, Ken Moore.
Visitation was held on from 5 to 8 p.m. on Tuesday, June 18, at Taylor Family Funeral Home, Spooner.
The funeral will be held at 2 p.m. (visitation 1-2 p.m.) on Wednesday, June 19, at Taylor Family Funeral Home with interment at Lakeside Cemetery, Hertel.
A luncheon at Shell Lake Community Center, Shell Lake, will follow interment.
Online condolences can be made to www.scalzo-taylor.com.
Arrangements were entrusted to Taylor Family Funeral Home, Spooner.