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The Official Newsletter of the
Shenandoah Valley Chapter #313
Korean War Veterans Association
Volume 14, Issue 03
Paul E. Bombardier,  Editor
March, 2021
Condolences to the Morrell Family
(Editor’s Note. “Libby”  was the wife of Chapter 313 member George
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Liberata Morrell “Libby”
 
Liberata “Libby” Morrell, 91, of Frederick County, VA passed away Saturday, February 6, 2021, at Winchester Medical Center. 
     Mrs. Morrell was born in 1930 in Tocco da Casauria, Italy, daughter of the late Luciano and Lucia Del Rosso. She was a Seamstress at a clothing manu-facturer in Pittsburgh, PA. Mrs. Morrell enjoyed cooking, sewing and spending time with her fami-ly. 
     She was a member of Sacred Heart of Jesus Catholic Church and a devoted, loving wife to her husband, George. Surviving with her beloved husband George, stepson Gregory Morrell (Teresa) of Irwin, PA; step-grandchildren Marissa Morrell of Greentree, PA and Megan Morrell of White Oak, PA; and brother, Antonio Del Ros-so of Monroeville, PA.
 

A gathering of family and friends was held from 2 pm to 4 pm and 6 pm to 8 pm on Tuesday, February 9th, at Omps Funeral Home, Amherst Chapel.

     A funeral mass was conducted at 11 am on Wednesday, February 10th, at Sacred Heart of Jesus Catholic Church with Reverend Stephen Holmes officiating.

     A visitation was held from 10 am to 1 pm on Thursday, February 11th, at Willig Funeral Home, 220 9th Street, McKeesport, PA. Interment followed the visitation in St. Joseph Cemetery, North Versailles, PA.

    In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in Libby’s memory to Sacred Heart of Jesus Catholic Church, 130 Keating Drive, Winchester, VA 22601.

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 Camp Polk, LA. 1951. Laurent LaSante left, and Eugene Serre right both KIA in Korea one day before rotating home on June 12th, 1952. Center, your editor Paul Bombardier. RIP Buddies.