Edith Marie (Hladik) Morton, 80, of Wichita passed away Wednesday, Oct. 30, 2019, surrounded by her family.

Memorial services are 2 p.m. Nov. 4, at the Kansas Veterans’ Cemetery of Winfield.

Memorials can be made to the Alzheimer’s Research Foundation and left in care of Shelley Family Funeral Home of Winfield.

Edith was born on Feb. 23, 1939, in Benton, the daughter of John Franklin and Ida Matilda (Thomas) Hladik. She graduated from Benton High School in 1957. On March 15, 1961, she married Jack Billy Morton.

She was preceded in death by her husband,; parents; brother, Delbert Hladik; and sister, Dorothy Aary.

Survivors include daughter, Jackie Pearson; son, Russell John Morton (Jeanne); four grandchildren and great-grandchildren. 

Recommended for you