Louis S. Morelli, 89, of 1223 Million Dollar Highway, Kersey, died on Monday, Dec. 23, 2013 at his home following a brief illness.
He was born Sept. 24, 1924 in Kersey, a son of the late Lino and Mary Tamburlin Morelli.
On June 21, 1947, he married the late Alice Wolack Morelli, who preceded him in death on July 1, 2007.
Mr. Morelli was a graduate of Kersey High School and a member of Queen of the World Church. He served in the U.S. Marines during WWII. He retired from Keystone Carbon Company after many years of service. He was a member of the Moose and the American Legion. He was also a member of the Polka Boosters, and he greatly enjoyed dancing and playing his accordion. He also enjoyed gardening and spending time with his family, especially his grandchildren.
He is survived by a son, Michael Morelli of Kersey; two grandchildren,
Dominique and Blake Morelli; and a sister, Betty, Mrs. Tony Rutigliano of Ridgway.
In addition to his parents and his wife, he was preceded in death by two brothers, Victor and Robert Morelli.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend a Mass of Christian Burial for Louis S. Morelli which will be celebrated at the Queen Of The World Church, 134 Queens Rd., St. Marys, on Friday, Dec. 27, at 12 p.m. with the Rev. Eric Vogt, O.S.B., as celebrant.
Burial will be in the St. Marys Catholic Cemetery.
There will be no visitation.
Memorial Contributions may be made to Queen of the World Church, 134 Queens Rd., St. Marys, PA 15857.
Lynch-Green Funeral Home, 151 N. Michael St., St. Marys, is handling the arrangements and online condolences may be placed at www.LynchGreenFuneralHome.com .