Eileen Morris, 80, of Linton, ND, died December 27, 2022, in the Linton Hospital in Linton.
Eileen was born on April 1, 1942, in Langdon, ND, the daughter of Gustav and Ruby (Uhrich) Greening. She was raised and educated in Wales, ND. Eileen married Dennis Morris on October 7, 1961. To this union the couple had one daughter, Jackie.
Eileen sold crop insurance for the surrounding area of Clyde, ND. She was a member of the United Lutheran Church in Langdon, a leader for the Cavalier County 4-H, Clyde Hobby Club, and Christian Woman’s until the couple retired in 2005. They made their home in Linton. Eileen delivered meals on wheels in Linton, enjoyed meeting with the Red Hatters, the Linton Senior Citizens and was a part of the Emmons County Historical Society. She enjoyed quilting, sewing, gardening, and landscaping.
Eileen is survived by her loving husband of 61 years, Dennis; daughter Jackie (Ben) Wald; grandson Tobie (Jaimie) Wald; 2 great-granddaughters, Erica and Kelsie; brother-in-law Wally Walizer; and sisters-in-law Nita Bertsch and Sandra Melville. She was preceded in death by her parents; brother Robert Greening; sister Marry Ann Walizer; and in-laws Jean and Walter Hammond and James and Algie Morris Melvile and Jim Melvile.
Funeral services will be held 10:30 a.m., on Tuesday, January 3, 2023, at the Linton United Methodist Church in Linton with Pastor Marlin Sapp. Visitation will be 1 hour prior to the funeral service on January 3. Funeral services will also be held on Thursday, January 5, 2023, at 10:30 a.m. at United Lutheran Church in Langdon, ND, with Pastor Jodi Myrvik officiating. Burial will be at Lebanon Cemetery in Langdon, ND, in the spring of 2023.