LaSalle News Tribune | LaSalle, IL
Due to weather related issues, in some areas there may be delayed deliveries of your Monday issue of the NewsTribune.
If road conditions are severe enough, your delivery person may not be able to deliver your NewsTribune at all on Monday.
In this case, your Monday edition will be delivered with your Tuesday newspaper.
We ask you to be understanding for the safety of our carriers.

You can view Tuesday's newspaper online at

home : obituaries : obituaries   July 27, 2016

8/22/2014 10:53:00 AM
Gloria Morgan
Gloria Morgan
+ click to enlarge
Gloria Morgan

Gloria E. Morgan, 92, of Hennepin died Aug. 19, 2014, in Liberty Village, Princeton.
Services will be at 1 p.m. Tuesday in Dysart-Cofoid Funeral Chapel, Granville. The Rev. Duane Leclercq will officiate. Burial will be at Valley Memorial Cemetery, Spring Valley.
Visitation will be 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Tuesday in the chapel.
Mrs. Morgan was born Oct. 20, 1921, to Jose’ Matos and Esmeralda (Matos Ramos) Rodriquez. She married Jack N. Morgan on Oct. 4, 1958, in San Juan, Puerto Rico.
She graduated from University of Puerto Rico and received a master’s degree, magna cum laude. She was a teacher and taught science and math at Military Academy in Charleston, S.C., and she was a Spanish teacher at Roosevelt Roads Naval Base, Puerto Rico.
Gloria loved flowers but roses were her favorite flower and she enjoyed planting and taking care of them in her garden.
Survivors are her husband, Jack of Hennepin; two daughters, Sandra Morgan (Mike) Raffety of Hennepin and Josie (Lee) Gill of Fort Lauderdale, Fla.; one stepson, Norman Morgan of Richland, Miss.; one brother, Luis Fernando Matos of Puerto Rico; one sister, Josefina Matos of Puerto Rico; and three grandchildren, Tiffany, Danielle and Lissette.
She was preceded in death by her parents, one brother, five sisters and one daughter at birth, Shirley Ann Morgan.
Contributions may be directed to the donor’s choice.
Online condolences may be sent to Gloria’s family at

Related Links:
• Local Florists

Login to your account:
Remember me
Login reminder
  If you'd like to comment on this article, please log in or click here to subscribe.


Subscription Login

Police release reports on Monday I-80 crashes
Updated: 7/26/2016 3:53:00 PM
To build or renovate? That is the question for Princeton
Updated: 7/26/2016 2:31:00 PM
VIDEO: Fun and games at Oglesby's Lehigh Park
Mautino deadline passes, public hearing in the works
For the Record (7-26-16): Births, Clarification, Baptisms, Police Reports
School supply need keeps growing

Illinois Valley Events
          1 2
3 4 5 6 7 8 9
10 11 12 13 14 15 16
17 18 19 20 21 22 23
24 25 26 27 28 29 30

Photo GalleryVideo LibraryMagazinesDealsAbout UsAP Terms of UseAdvertise With UsExtra Content

Copyright 2016 NewsTribune, LaSalle, Illinois. All rights reserved.

Software © 1998-2016 1up! Software, All Rights Reserved