The Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution announces with great sorrow the death of former employee Norman Morrison, a World War II veteran, on December 21, 2022. He was 96.
Norman was born and raised in Manchester-by-the-Sea, Mass., and graduated from Clarkson College of Technology in New York.
He served two years in the US Army during World War II and went on to work in heavy construction for more than 40 years. He was also a corporate officer in the Henley-Lundgren Company of Shrewsbury, Mass.
In retirement, Norman worked for WHOI as a mail clerk in 1992. In 1994, he became a driver and then in 1996, a distribution assistant. He left in 2003 as a senior distribution assistant.
He was preceded in death by his former wife, Eleanor (Lyden) Morrison, and a brother, Dr. John B. Morrison. Norman leaves a niece and a nephew.
Services will be private. He will be interred at the Massachusetts National Cemetery in Bourne, Mass.
Information for this obituary is from the Falmouth Enterprise