Catherine E. Morois, 95, of Menominee, passed away on April 21, 2021, at Aurora Medical Center-Bay Area. She was born on December 14, 1925, to Michael and Cecilia (Morasky) Hornick in Menominee. She graduated from Menominee High School in 1943 and lived in Menominee her entire life.
Prior to her marriage she was employed at Michigan Bell Telephone Co. for over five years. She married Donald J. Morois on July 23, 1949, at Epiphany Church (now Holy Spirit) in Menominee. He preceded her in death on October 8, 2011, after 62 years of marriage.
Catherine enjoyed being a stay-at -home mom for their two children. In later years she did seasonal tax work for H & R Block and the J. Wilke Income Tax Service. She was a member of Holy Spirit Catholic Church, a charter member of St. Anne’s Sodality and an auxiliary member of the Legion of Mary.
She is survived by one son, Donn Morois (Anita) of Peshtigo, Wis.; four grandchildren: Craig Morois, Amy Jandt, Jeni Long, and Kristen Clethen; and eight great-grandchildren. She is also survived by one sister, Lois Johnson of Peshtigo.
Besides her husband and parents she was preceded in death by her daughter, Mary Long.
Visitation will be held at Hansen-Onion-Martell Funeral Home from 9 to 11 a.m. on Saturday, April 24, 2021, with a service to follow at 11 a.m. Burial will be at Riverside Cemetery in Menominee.
The family would like to thank Unity Hospice and the nursing staff at Aurora Medical Center-Bay Area for their compassionate care, and area rescue personnel for their assistance.
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