Mr. Morrissey was born on Oct. 14, 1919 in Waterbury a son of the late James and Catherine (Hearns) Morrissey. He was a graduate of Naugatuck High School and was the owner of Church Street Realty in Naugatuck for many years. He enjoyed going to the Torrington Senior Center and loved talking with everyone he came into contact with. He is survived by his wife Bette and nephew Richard F Morrissey of Naugatuck.
Besides his parents he was predeceased by his son, Ronald Morrissey and his brother, Richard H. Morrissey.
The funeral will be held on Monday, Sept. 23, 2013 at 11 a.m. at St. Francis of Assisi Church, 318 Church St., Naugatuck. Everyone is asked to meet directly at the church. Burial will be in St. Francis Cemetery in Naugatuck. There are no calling hours and the Buckmiller Brothers Funeral Home, 82 Fairview Ave., Naugatuck is in charge of arrangements.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to: St. Francis School Foundation, P.O. Box 292, Naugatuck, CT 06770.
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