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Donald Morehous

October 1, 1942 ~ June 21, 2017 (age 74)

Donald Morehous, age 74, a resident of rural Portland, passed away on Wednesday, June 21, 2017 at IU Health Methodist Hospital in Indianapolis. 

     Don was born on October 1, 1942, in Jay County, Indiana, the son of Walter and Peg (Imel) Morehous.  He graduated from Portland High School and was a veteran of the U.S. Army National Guard.  He worked for the Portland Forge in Portland, retiring in 2006.  He was a member of the CCM Church in Bryant.  Don married Cheryl Twigg on December 20, 1968. 

Survivors include:

His wife of 48 years – Cheryl Morehous – rural Portland, Indiana

1 son:  Scott Morehous (wife Kimberly) – New Albany, Indiana

2 daughters:  Kim Clifton (husband Rick) – Portland, Indiana

                     Donna Johnson (husband Kenny) – Indianapolis, Indiana

2 brothers:  Carl Morehous (wife Carolyn) – Bryant, Indiana

                   Robert Morehous (wife Vivian) – Portland, Indiana

3 sisters:  Sharon Shauver (husband Steve) – Salamonia, Indiana

                Linda Morehous – Portland, Indiana

                Carol Green – Portland, Indiana

10 grandchildren and 3 great grandchildren

     Visitation will be held on Friday from 4-8 p.m. at the Williamson and Spencer Funeral Home in Portland. 

     Funeral services will be held on Saturday at 11 a.m. at the Williamson and Spencer Funeral Home in Portland.  Pastor Dave Peters will officiate and burial will follow in the Salamonia Cemetery in Salamonia, Indiana.  The American Legion Post #211 of Portland will conduct military graveside rites. 

     Memorials may be directed towards the Jay County Cancer Society or the Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Research.  


 Service Information

Visitation
Friday
June 23, 2017

4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Williamson, Spencer and Penrod Funeral Homes - Portland Chapel
208 N. Commerce
Portland, IN 47371

Funeral Service
Saturday
June 24, 2017

11:00 AM
Williamson, Spencer and Penrod Funeral Homes - Portland Chapel
208 N. Commerce
Portland, IN 47371


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