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-Pauline Morse-

L. Pauline (Polly) Morse, age 86 of Winfield, died Thursday, October 18, 2007, at the Colonial Manor Care Center in Columbus Junction.  The daughter of Vernon and Lois (Dallmeyer) Lowe, she was born October 28, 1920 in Concord Township in Louisa County, near Letts.  On September 4, 1941 she married Rex Morse at Kahoka, Missouri.  She attended Sandy Grove country school near Letts.  She was a retired farm wife and worked in later years cleaning for the Farmers National Bank in Winfield and the Winfield Post Office.  She was a member of the Winfield United Methodist Church, the U.M. W., Jolly Neighbors Club, and the Cotter County Line Club.  She loved sewing, gardening ,and her family.

Survivors include:  two daughters, Elaine and Bill Baker of Columbus Junction; Janet and Bill Hightower of Burlington; one son, Robert and Cindy Morse of Winfield; 8 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren; one sister, Ardis Rick of Muscatine.

She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, infant son, two sisters and two brothers.

The funeral service was held Monday, October 22, 2007 at 10:30 a.m. at the Winfield United Methodist Church, with Rev. Nancy Bender officiating.  Interment followed at the Columbus City Cemetery.

The family met with friends Sunday from 2-4:00 p.m. at the Honts Funeral Home in Winfield.  A general memorial has been established in her name

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