Mount Vernon News

Mount Vernon News
August 23, 2012 10:51 am EDT


PICKERINGTON — Leann Irene Morrow, 69, of Pickerington, passed away peacefully Aug. 21, 2012.

She was born July 2, 1943, in Cleveland, to the late Morris and Creda Hicks. She spent her formative years in Fredericktown, and graduated with Fredericktown High School Class of 1961. Leann worked as a physical therapist, having earned her degree from The Ohio State University. Along her career path, she met James Ronald Morrow, who became her husband on July 23, 1966. Leann worked at Mt. Sinai Hospital in Cleveland, Riley Children’s Hospital at Indiana University and the VA Hospital in Indianapolis. She and Jim also lived in Charleston, S.C., for many years.

In addition to James, her husband of 46 years, she is survived by three children, Diane (Todd) Smith of Tennessee, Matthew Morrow of California and Timothy Morrow of South Carolina; grandchildren, Patricia and Todd Smith; brother, Lamar (Lisa) Hicks of Maryland; and sister-in-law, Paula Morrow

There will be no public services. Arrangements entrusted to Schoedinger East Chapel (614-861-6268). Please visit to share memories or extend condolences.

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