Clarence Morton, age 77 of Valparaiso, Ind., passed away Tuesday, May 7,
He was born July 28, 1935 in Hammond, Ind., to Chester and Lillie Belle (Bannon)
He is survived by his sons, Darl (Suzanne) Morton of Oak Hill, Fla., Jeffery
(Kimberly) Morton of Porter, Ind., and Brian (Penny) Morton of Valparaiso,
Ind.; daughter-in-law, Shari Morton of Mims, Fla.; brother, Bill Bannon of
Hammond, Ind.; sisters, Patricia (Dave) Kingen of Highland, Ind., and
Barbara Morton of Highland, Ind.; 12 grandchildren and three
He was preceded in death by his parents; wife, Elsie Morton; children, Averi
Lynn, Chester, Michael, John, and Robert; brothers, Jay McDonald, Don Morton
and Jim Morton.
A funeral service will be held Saturday, May 11, at 1:00 p.m. at Edmonds &
Evans Funeral Home, 517 Broadway, Chesterton, Ind.
Visitation will be held Saturday, from 11:00 a.m. until the time of service
at 1:00 p.m. at the Funeral Home.
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