We are deeply sorry for your loss - the staff at Dimon Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Inc.
John D. Morgan, 79, of Elizabethville, passed away Wednesday morning, June 29, 2022 at the home of his granddaughter, Pam Ott, with whom he resided.
Born in Valley View, June 24, 1943, a son of the late Homer and Helen Bixler Morgan.
John was a retired coal miner. He first started working in the mines as a young child at the age of 10, a job he held for over 63 years retiring at the age of 73. He was a survivor of the Porter Tunnel Mine Disaster is 1977.
In his younger years, he enjoyed bowling and playing softball. Being surrounded by his family brought great joy to John. He will be deeply missed.
In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his wife of 46 years, Nettie A. Morgan, July 3, 2020; two children, John Jr. and Mary Morgan; five brothers, William, Paul, Ronald, Ray, and Homer Jr. Morgan; one sister; Shirley Wolf; an infant brother and sister.
Surviving are a son, Jeffrey Morgan, Gratz; Step-children, Harold "Butch" Stuppy (Ann Marie), Harrisburg, Gloria Stuppy, Lykens, Lucille Michaels (Charles Jr.) Wiconisco, Doris "Dot" Lewis (Craig), Elizabethville and David Stuppy, Kentucky; three brothers, Dennis "Nole" Morgan, Gordon, Dale "Checky" Morgan, Valley View, and Thomas "Blub" Morgan, Valley View; two sisters, Patricia "Girl" Neumeister, Branchdale, and Carol "Liz" Deitrich, Millersburg; 8 Grandchildren, 19 Great Grandchildren and 8 Great Great Grandchildren; Nieces and nephews.
A private Celebration of John's life will be held at the convenience of the family.
The Dimon Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Inc., Tower City is honored to serve the Morgan family. To send condolences to the family visit www.dimonfuneralhome.com