Genevieve C. Prawdzik Morse, age 72, of 5997 Welch Hill Road, Ripley, NY, formerly of Erie, PA went home to be with the Lord on October 3, 2013 following a two-year battle with pancreatic cancer.
Genevieve was born on November 16, 1940 in Erie, PA, the daughter of the late Barney and Stella Prawdzik. She was married on June 1, 1968 to her husband,the late Calvin J. Morse Sr., who passed away October 28, 1995.
She was employed at LaRocca's Men's store in North East, PA, for 25 years.
She is survived by her daughter, Pauline (Michael) Maas and grandchildren, Alyssa and Phillip Maas of Ripley, NY; a brother, Stan (Myrna) Prawdzik of Pick-ens, SC; stepchildren Calvin J. (Carol) Morse Jr. of Erie, PA, Lester Jon Morse of Missouri, Patti (Joel) Reitz of Clymer, N.Y., Lois Ann (Rick) Schuster of Edinboro, PA., Sue Russell of Beckley, WV; 15 grandchildren; and 7 great grandchildren.
Genevieve's wishes were to donate her body to the University at Buffalo for science. Memorials may be made on her behalf to Ripley Hose Co., 11 South State St., Ripley, NY 14775 or to Chautauqua County Hospice, 20 West Fairmount Ave., Lakewood, NY 14750.