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Dolores M. (Jacobs) Morris

September 8, 1930 ~ March 26, 2022 (age 91)

Obituary

Dolores M. Morris also know as “Pete” or “Petey” passed away March 26, 2022 at Benefis Teton Medical Center in Choteau.  She was 91 years young.

Cremation has taken place under the direction of Gorder-Jensen Funeral Home and a celebration of Dolores’s life will take place Saturday April 2, 2022 at 1pm at Gorder-Jensen Funeral Home in Choteau.  Followed by interment at Choteau Cemetery, where Dolores will be laid to next with her husband Raymond.

Dolores was born September 8, 1930 in Choteau to William and Grace (Groot) Jacobs.  She attended and graduated from Choteau High School with the class of 1948.  Dolores met Raymond E. Morris while riding horses.  She was chasing cows and he was headed to town.  The couple was married on “May Day” at the Choteau Court House.  Dolores lived in various places while her husband worked in plywood mills and on ranches.  The couple spent many years at the Hamilton Ranch between Augusta and Simms before returning to Choteau.

Dolores had a few job titles but homemaker was her favorite.  She was a domestic house keeper and a ranch cook.  She worked for Home Health Care, Easer Seals and was a house keeper for Choteau Senior Center as well.  Dolores loved to take nature walks, ride horses, listen to music.  She enjoyed playing her piano which she learned to play by ear, and she also enjoyed playing the accordion and her Yamaha keyboard.  Dolores and her husband used to love going to dances. After her husband passed away, she would go to dances with a friend.  They were two older ladies who enjoyed having some fun.  Dolores also enjoyed going to the Choteau Senior Center and playing Pinochle with her friends.

Dolores is survived by her son Randy Ray Morris and her daughter Michelle Ann (Morris) Kummer; her granddaughter Raelynn Goodwin and several great grandchildren; step-granddaughter Stacey Kummer and several step-great-grandchildren. As well as many nieces and nephews and “special adopted” friend of the family, Steve Feist.

Dolores was pre deceased by her husband, Raymond Morris in 1985; her father William Jacobs in 1963; her mother Grace Jacobs in 1986 and her sisters Beverly Kirby in 1969 and Shirley Jacobs in 1985.

In lieu of flowers donation in Dolores name are suggested to Bright-eyes care and rehab center or the Choteau Senior Center.

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Services

Celebration of Life
Saturday
April 2, 2022

1:00 PM
Gorder Jensen Funeral Home
23 Third Street NW
Choteau, Montana 59422

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