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Sandusky, OH 44870
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Bernadine Elizabeth "Bernie" Morell

Bernadine Elizabeth "Bernie" Morell, 91, residing in Sandusky, passed away unexpectedly March 8, 2015 at her residence.

She was born on January 27, 1924 in Hoxie, AK to the late Theodore and Florence (Copeland) Morell.

Bernie was a member of Trinity United Methodist Church. She retired from the former Sandusky Memorial Hospital in 1987.

Mrs. Morell is survived by her daughter, Kathy Troike of Sandusky; two grandsons, Eric (Dawn) and Phillip (Stefani Williams) Troike of Sandusky; 4 great-grandchildren, Kendall, Kaden, Mekhia and Elijah; brother, Arnold Lively and numerous nieces, nephews, and other relatives.

In addition to her parents, Bernadine is preceded in death by her husband, Robert D. Morell on February 27, 1978; twin brothers, Leon and Lloyd Lively; one sister, Frances (Richard) Steele.

Friends may call on Wednesday, March 11, 2015 from 10:00 am until the time of funeral services at 12:00 pm at Groff Funeral Homes & Crematory, 1607 E Perkins Ave, Sandusky with Pastor Doug Winner presiding. Burial will follow in Meadow Green Memorial Park, Huron.

Those wishing to contribute to Bernie's memory may do so to Cancer Services of Erie County, 505 E. Perkins Ave., Sandusky, OH 44870 or to the Humane Society of Erie County, 1911 Superior St., Sandusky, OH 44870.

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