Dilys T. Morris

Dilys T. Morris, of Church Street, Poultney, went into the arms of the Lord on Friday, Oct. 17 at the Glens Falls Hospital with her family at her side.
Dilys was born in Poultney on May 5, 1912, daughter of the late Jane E. and Robert O. Thomas.
She worked for many years at Lynch’s Variety Store and for Green Mountain College. Dilys also held various jobs within the town of Poultney. She was a lifetime member of the J. Claire Carmody American Legion Post #39 of Poultney and a member of the Poultney Area St. David’s Society. She was an avid reader and enjoyed knitting. Dilys especially enjoyed spending time with her family.
In addition to her parents, Dilys was predeceased by her husband, Merlin; by a son, Robert; and by her siblings, Henry Thomas and Gladys Thomas.
Dilys is survived by her daughter in-law, Loretta Morris of Fort Edward, N.Y.; her two grandsons, Craig Morris and his companion Amy Varney  and Jeffery Morris and his wife Janet; two great grandchildren, Jennifer and Jarrett Morris all of South Glens Falls N.Y.; her niece, Jane Thomas whom she raised and by several nieces and nephews.
The family of Dilys would like to extend a special thank you to Emmett and Phyllis Thomas for the companionship and support they have given Dilys before and during her stay in the nursing home. They would also like to thank the nurses and staff of "C" Wing at Indian River Rehabilitation Health and Care Center for the wonderful care provided to her.
Relatives and friends were invited to call on Tuesday, Oct. 21, from 6 to 8 p.m., at the Roberts-Aubin Funeral Home in Poultney. A Funeral Service will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday October 22, at the Welsh Presbyterian Church on Grove St. in Poultney. The Rev. Donald Pepper, Sunday pastor will officiate. Interment will follow in the Poultney Cemetery.
Donations in the memory of Dilys may be sent to the Welsh Presbyterian Church, Poultney, VT 05764.
Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to the Roberts-Aubin Funeral Home in Poultney.

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