Mike Morton obituary
Posted: 06/21/2019 - by Charlie Narmi
The St. Albert community is saddened to see the sudden passing of Mike Morton after a brief illness. Mike was a St. Albert Dad to Chris and Andy, a current St. Albert Grandpa and SA supporter. The Mayor of South Forest Glen with his big personality and fun demeanor will be missed by his family and many friends. Please say a special prayer for Mike's family this weekend and please pray for the repose of Mike's soul...
Eternal rest grant unto Mike O Lord: And let perpetual light shine upon him.
May Mike rest in peace. Amen
May Mike's soul and the souls of all the faithfully departed through the mercy of God our Father rest in peace. Amen
Michael W. Morton, age 72, passed away June 20, 2019 at Jennie Edmundson Hospital.
Mike was born February 25, 1947 in Missouri Valley, Iowa to the late Robert and Rita Morton and graduated from high school in 1965. He proudly served his country in the US Army during Vietnam. He was united in marriage to the love of his life Julie Petersen in 1971. Mike was the former owner and operator of Rosco’s Bar in Council Bluffs and also worked for 30 years at Union Pacific Railroad retiring in… 2001 as their Manager of Computer Control Information and Communication Systems.
He is survived by wife, Julie; son, Christopher (Kate) Morton, of Minneapolis, Minnesota, Andrew (Terra Gusman) Morton, of Council Bluffs; 4 grandchildren, Vincent, Dominic, Roman and Audrey; sister, Sandy Skinner, of Council Bluffs; brothers, Robert (Jeani), of San Antonio,Texas, Lanny (Renee), of Albuquerque, New Mexico, Greg (Debbie), of Walla Walla, Washington, Eugene (Dawn), of Pisgah, Iowa; many nieces and nephews.
Mike’s wishes were to be cremated with no services. Memorials are suggested to Spirit of Courage at Jennie Edmundson Hospital.