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Alyce Joan Backe Morrison
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Birth: Dec. 5, 1902
Minnesota, USA
Death: Aug. 2, 1953
San Diego County
California, USA

Saturday, August 15, 1953; San Diego Union newspaper:

"Mrs. Alyce Joan Morrison, 41, of 264 Del Mar Ave., Chula Vista, was injured July 31 and died Aug. 3. She was a passenger in an auto driven by her husband, Leon Morrison, 37, a Navy chief machinist mate of Submarine Group One, Naval Station.

"His car was involved in a collision with another car and a Navy truck on Harbor Dr. near the Naval Station."

Wednesday, August 5, 1953; San Diego Union newspaper; Obituary:

"Alyce. Wife of Leon Morrison. Daughter of Anna Brevor, Sister of John, Larry, Ed and Andrew Backe, Mrs. James Schollard, Mrs. A. Lyons, Mrs. Cliff Le Gare. Recitation of Rosary Tues., 8:30 p.m. at St. Rose of Lima Church. Requiem Mass Wed., 9 a.m. Hubbard Mortuary."

Wednesday, August 5, 1953; San Diego Union newspaper; Funeral Service (day of death in parentheses):

"Mrs. Leon Morrison 41, of 264 Del Mar Ave. (Sunday); Requiem Mass at 9 this morning in St. Rose of Lima Church followed by burial in Holy Cross Cemetery, the Hubbard Mortuary in charge."

(Note: Alyce appears on the 1910 US Federal Census as being age 8 [born about 1902]. Her gravestone and the California Death Index list her as being born in 1912.) 
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  Leon Inar Morrison (1917 - 1976)*
*Calculated relationship
Holy Cross Cemetery
San Diego
San Diego County
California, USA
Plot: St. Charles, lot 77, space 8
Created by: Christopher Fritz
Record added: Oct 06, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 98375476
Alyce Joan <i>Backe</i> Morrison
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Alyce Joan <i>Backe</i> Morrison
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RIP Alyce.
- Denise Morrison-Fritz
 Added: Oct. 10, 2012

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