Mary E. Morrell, 91, a longtime resident of Port Monmouth, passed away Wednesday, June 2nd. Mary was raised in Cheesequake, a daughter of the late Lilla and Milton Rose. She settled in Port Monmouth where she raised her family and lived the rest of her life. Mary was the office manager for her husband's business, Sandy Hook Propellers in Atlantic Highlands. She belonged to the Belford United Methodist Church, the Order of the Eastern Star in Atlantic Highlands and the Matawan Women's Club. She loved to play bingo and enjoyed trips to Atlantic City. Mary's favorite thing to do was to spoil her grandchildren. She will always be fondly remembered as a loving and devoted mother and grandmother.
Mary was predeceased by her husband Robert Morrell, Sr. in 1993. She is survived by their two children; Robert, Jr. and his wife Donna of Port Monmouth and Linda Twaddle and her husband Henry of New Mexico. She also leaves behind her sister, Arlene McKay, of Marlboro; brother, William (Jean) Rose, of Matawan; and 3 beloved grandchildren; Carin Morrell, Matthew Morrell and John Gresham. Mary was also predeceased by her brother Milton Rose; sister, Charlette Webb and her grandson, Robert Morrell, III
Friends and relatives may pay their respects on Monday from 10- 12 noon at Scott & Kedz Home for Funerals. The Funeral Service will immediately follow at the funeral home and the burial and committal will take place at Shoreland Memorial Gardens, in Hazlet.
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