Mt. Vernon Register-News

August 23, 2013

Morris Metzger

The Register-News

---- — Morris Wayne Metzger, 78, of Mt. Vernon, died Wednesday, Aug. 21, 2013, at Nature Trail Health Care Center in Mt. Vernon.

He was born Friday, Dec. 28, 1934, in Mt. Vernon, the son of Glenn and Thelma (Byford) Metzger.

Morris was disabled and involved with the workshops for the mentally disabled. He was a member of Epworth United Methodist Church in Mt. Vernon.

He is survived by sister, Lois Rodotz and husband Bill of Woodlawn; two sisters-in-law, Sharon Metzger of Mt. Vernon and Mary Metzger Harris of Lebanon; and several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents and two brothers, Donald and Norman Metzger.

Funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday at the chapel at Mt. Vernon Memorial Gardens in Woodlawn with the Rev. Bud Storey officiating. Interment will be at Mt. Vernon Memorial Gardens in Woodlawn.

There will be no visitation.

Arrangements have been entrusted to the care of Hughey Funeral Home where you may call 242-3348 or visit for further information and to send condolences.