Blanche Morris, a resident of Mount Shasta, California, passed away on July 4, 2013 at her home. She was 94 years old.

Blanche was born in Oakland, California on October 2, 1918. She moved to Siskiyou County from Oakland in 1954.

Blanche was a homemaker. She also worked at Mercy Medical Center for 14 years, retiring at the age of 72.

Blanche was a member of St. Anthony’s Catholic Church. She enjoyed gardening, reading, sewing, golf, and her grandchildren.

Survivors include her three sons: Gary Morris of Klamath Falls, Oregon, Wayne Morris and Ron Morris, both of Mount Shasta; her daughter, Marilyn Dittman of Burlingame, California; and five grandchildren: Zackary, Lucas and Shelley Morris; and Kendall and Danielle Dittman.

A memorial service will be held on Monday, July 29 at 11 a.m. at St. Anthony’s Catholic Church in Mount Shasta, with Reverend Canny officiating.

Arrangements are in the care of Mt. Shasta Memorial Chapel.