Shirley Stern Morris

Shirley Stern Morris

Shirley Morris

MORRIS: Shirley Stern Morris, 91, of Washington, died Thursday, December 28, 2017, in the Washington Hospital. She was born September 26, 1926, in Pittsburgh, a daughter of the late Benjamin and Anna Siegel Stern. She was a member of Beth Israel Congregation, Washington, where she was formerly on the board, and was a former member of the Synagogue Sisterhood. She was also a member of Hadassah. On January 22, 1961, in Pittsburgh she married Julius Morris, who died April 3, 2008. Surviving are a daughter, Dianne Perlman of Yorktown Heights, N.Y.; a son, Michael Morris of Tampa, Fla.; four grandchildren, Rachel and Alexander Perlman, and Derek and Jared Morris, and several nieces and nephews. Deceased are three sisters, Gerri Dunn, Jocie Glasser and Beverly Glick, and a son-in-law, Richard Perlman. Friends will be received Sunday from 11 a.m. until noon, the hour of services, in the Piatt and Barnhill Funeral Home, 420 Locust Avenue, Washington, with Rabbi David Novitsky officiating. Interment will follow in Beth Israel Cemetery, Washington. Memorial contributions may be directed to Beth Israel Congregation, 265 North Avenue, Washington, PA 15301. Online condolences may be expressed at Piatt and Barnhill Funeral Directors, Inc., Charles R. Piatt, owner/supervisor and Lawrence K. Donovan, director
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