MORRIS, Michelle Christine

MORRIS, Michelle Christine, 36, of Pittsburgh, Pa., passed away Tuesday, June 25, 2013, in Forbes Regional Hospital, Monroeville, Pa.

Michelle was born June 11, 1977 in Wheeling, W.Va., a daughter of Mary M. “Peggy” (Lucey) Morris of Wheeling and the late Phillip A. Morris.

In addition to her father, Michelle was preceded in death by her maternal grandparents, Jerry and Hazel Lucey, paternal grandparents, Joseph and Jessie Morris; and uncle, Mike DeGarmo.

In addition to her mother, she is survived by her sister, Stephanie L. Skadra (Geoff) of Wheeling; a niece, Katelyn Skadra and a nephew, Andrew Skadra; an aunt, Susan Lucey DeGarmo of Wheeling; four uncles, Richard Lucey (Brenda) of Bridgeport, Ohio, Jerry Lucey, Jr. (Bonnie) of Martins Ferry, Ohio, James Lucey (Suzie) of Wheeling and Michael Lucey and his wife, Jane of Wheeling; twelve cousins, Rick and Dave Lucey, Jerry Lucey III, Rusty and Heather Lucey, Steve, Stacey, Scott and Travis DeGarmo, and Joseph, Matthew and Maren Lucey; and Michelle’s special friends, Jim Besseck, John Moroney, Amy Underwood, David Jones, Kelly Timms and Jonathan Dulumba.

Friends will be received at the Altmeyer Funeral Home, Elm Grove Chapel, 154 Kruger Street, Wheeling, from 10 a.m. until time of service at noon, Friday, June 28, 2013 with the Rev. Greg Markins officiating.

Interment will be in Greenwood Cemetery, Wheeling.

This week, with her unselfish gift of organ donation to the Center for Organ Recovery & Education, Michelle has reminded us all to always celebrate life. The family suggests that memorial contribution be made to Wheeling Health Right, 61 29th Street, Wheeling, WV 26003.

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