Lasting Memories

Thomas Louis Morrell
Sept. 18, 1934-Jan. 29, 2014
Union City, California

Thomas Louis Morrell of Pleasanton passed away Jan. 29, 2014 following a long battle with Cancer. He was born in Minneapolis, Minnesota on Sept. 18, 1934. He graduated from Hayward High School and San Jose State University. He proudly served his country in the United States Marine Corps. He is survived by his wife of 55 years, Katherine A. Morrell, daughters Catherine Seymour, Marilyn Morrell-Kristal, Andrea Morrell; beloved grandchildren Blair McLeod, Jessica Strunk, Drew Kristal, Bryce Kristal, Trey Kristal; and great-grandchildren Magnolia McLeod, Henry McLeod, Gwendolyn Strunk and his brother William Morrell.

A memorial service will be held at 10 a.m. on Saturday, Feb. 15, 2014, at the Masonic Home in Union City, 34400 Mission Blvd. A celebration of life reception will follow for family and guests.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations to the Alzheimer’s Association of Northern California, 1060 La Avenida St., Mountain View, CA 94024, or by calling, (650) 962-8111. Tom was a care giver for his wife Kathy and believed in the educational programs of the association.

From Sherri Simoni
Feb. 10, 2014

Tom was a great, honest hardworking man, I was lucky enough to have known and worked with him for many years. He loved his wife and girls so very much. My thought and prayers are with them.

From Bonnie Mullin
Feb. 9, 2014

I am so very sorry to hear about Tom. My prayers go out to his family.