In Memory of

Dollie M. Morton

June 5, 1931 - January 19, 2019
From: Cherokee, IA
Dollie Marie Morton, the daughter of Robert and Sally (Morrison) Conner was born June 5, 1931, near Seney, IA. Her childhood years were spent in Le Mars, Peterson, and Linn Grove, IA. She attended and graduated from Linn Grove High School. Following her schooling, she worked at Sioux Valley Hospital in Cherokee. She later worked as a psychiatric aide at the Cherokee Mental Health Institute.
Dollie was united in marriage to Bill Paschal and later to Norman Morton.
She was active in many things especially the Cherokee Depot. Dollie also was an avid gardener who enjoyed canning her vegetables. She enjoyed all types of crocheting and sewing, was a member of the Cherokee Specialty Care Auxiliary, and was volunteered her time at her church, as well as the Friends of Conservation. 
On Saturday, January 19, 2019, Dollie passed away at the Cherokee Regional Medical Center at the age of 87. She was preceded by both husbands, Bill Paschal and Norman Morton; her parents, Robert and Sally Morrison; and one brother, Donald Conner.
She will lovingly be remembered by her two sisters, Virginia Whittenburg of Cherokee and Doris Van Buren of Spencer, IA; she is also survived by several nieces, nephews, other relatives, and friends.
Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, January 24, 2019, at the First Church of Christ in Cherokee, IA.
Pastor Don Gordon
Lowell Townsend
Joshua Whittenburg
Dustin Whittenburg
Alan Van Buren
Jim Montgomery
Larry Heschke
Visitation will be held one hour prior to the service at the church.
"How Great Thou Art"
"In The Garden"

Organist- Eleanor Johnston
Oakland Cemetery
Peterson, Iowa


Monday, February 4, 2019 at 8:59 AM
“I am sorry to hear of your loss. Be assured my grandmother Miles and my mom were there along with the Mortons to welcome her into Heaven. I always loved working with Dolly and you Virginia.”
- Pam Sturgeon
Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 3:15 PM
“God's blessings on your family in this time of mourning. We have many joyous memories of Dollie as part our "extended" Wiemold family. She will be remembered in our hearts as well.”
- Ashley Jensen
Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 1:30 PM
“I will miss Dollie, we would chat at church before it started. She was a very lovely women very nice and always had a smile. She is with our Lord and at peace. Going to miss her. May the love of God be with the family.”
- Linda Vannatta
Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 1:30 PM
“Great Aunt Dollie sure going to miss you, So happy to see you in June at the Morton Reunion and glad I got good pictures of you and Aunt Mary together. Love and Miss you . R.I.P. Great Aunt Dollie”
- Amy Strahmann Booher
Tuesday, January 22, 2019 at 12:46 PM
“Many loving thoughts and sweet memories of Dollie. She had a heart of gold and was kind and generous to many.
She was a wonderful companion to our Dad, Ed Wiemold, and a fierce Tripoli player.
Sending warm thoughts to family members. ”
- Arlette VanWyhe
Tuesday, January 22, 2019 at 12:46 PM
“I worked with Dolly at CMHI and learned at her side, she was a compassinate caring person, with some spice and fire.
God speed Dolly, the world has lost a great soul.”
- Wendy (Brunning) Sanderson
Monday, January 21, 2019 at 8:01 AM
“I will always remember how nice she was.And every time I seen her she said hi”
- Melissa Eberly
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