John Paul Morrow

John Paul Morrow

John Paul Morrow passed away peacefully on Monday, November 12th, 2012. He was born July 16th, 1932 in Minneapolis, Minnesota and was raised in St. Croix Falls, Wisconsin. Paul helped lead his high school basketball team to the 1950 State Championship. He then attended the University of Wisconsin, Madison School of Business from which he graduated with a BBA in 1955, and the Law School there, from which he received a JD in 1957. While an undergraduate he played varsity basketball for the Wisconsin Badgers. In 1957, he married Natalie Wittich and they made their home in Dodgeville, Wisconsin where Attorney Morrow practiced law for the next 43 years. He retired in 2000 to care for his wife after her debilitating stroke.

Paul is survived by his only child, Virginia Morrow Jones, his granddaughter Melanie Morrow Jones and his son-in-law Kenneth D. Jones, all of Dodgeville. He was preceded in death by his wife, Natalie W. Morrow in 2007, his father and mother, Ralph and Elna Morrow, and two brothers, Ralph Bruce and Thomas E. Morrow.

A memorial service for family and friends will be held at 5pm on Sunday, November 18th at Plymouth Congregational United Church of Christ in Dodgeville, Wisconsin. Friends may greet the family beginning at 3pm.