Commander Wilbur Y.


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Commander Wilbur Y. Morton

May 22 1915 - May 02 2009

Words cannot describe the impact he has had on this earth; truly a man of faith, values, empathy and love that knew no limits. Cdr. Wilbur Y. Morton USN, born May 15, 1915, widower of Ruth P. Morton, entered eternal peace on May 2, 2009 in Plano, Texas. He is survived by his brother, Garland Morton; his daughter Phyllis Ryan and her husband Michael Ryan; his daughter Sheila Caldwell of Plano, Texas; his two grandchildren Brett and Christie Caldwell and many special friends who touched his life. Funeral services will be conducted by Reverend Charles Ivey at Prestonwood Baptist Church Chapel in Plano, Texas at 1 pm Tuesday, May 5, 2009. His final resting place will be in Blandford Cemetery in Petersburg, VA on Monday, May 11, 2009 at 2:00 P.M. next to his loving wife. In lieu of flowers, please consider making donations to either Juvenile Diabetes Research Fund or Prestonwood Baptist Church.
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