David Morse, 76, of Mount Vernon, Illinois, formerly of Waterman, Illinois, peacefully passed away after a long battle with health issues at 10:30 pm June 19, 2020 at GreenTree in Mount Vernon. He was born December 10, 1943 in Chicago, Illinois to the late William L. and Esther (Kavanaugh) Morse. He graduated from the University of Illinois in 1966 with a Mechanical Engineering Degree. David married Saundra Jane (Jorich) Morse on February 1, 1966 in Big Rock, Illinois and she survives in Mount Vernon.
Cremation Rites have been accorded and a Celebration of Life Service will be held at a future date. Memorials may be made in David’s honor to Wounded Warrior Project.
Call Hughey Funeral Home at 618-242-3348 or visit hugheyfh.com for further information.