Paul J. Morrison, Sr., age 82

of Quincy

Paul J. Morrison, Sr., age 82

Paul J. Morrison, Sr., age 82, a lifelong resident of Quincy, died peacefully, Monday, March 21, 2022, at South Shore Hospital, surrounded by his loving family.

Paul was born in Quincy, to the late Timothy and Florence (Sheppard) Morrison. Raised in West Quincy, he was a graduate of Archbishop Williams High School, Class of 1958. He earned a certificate from the Wentworth School of Technology.

Paul served as a Sergeant in the Army National Guard of Massachusetts from 1961-1967.

He was employed as a radio and television technician for Sears, Roebuck and Co. and retired after thirty-seven years of service. In retirement, he worked in maintenance at the Wollaston Golf Club.

Paul was a longtime member of the Cyril P. Morrisette American Legion Post #294 and the Quincy Lodge of Elks #943.

He enjoyed cooking, gardening, and sitting on his patio. Most of all, Paul was devoted to his family and especially enjoyed supporting the activities and accomplishments of his grandchildren.

Beloved husband for fifty-two years of the late Anne T. (Flaherty) Morrison, his high school sweetheart.

Devoted father of Susan C. Duggan and her husband Patrick “P.J.” of Holbrook, Timothy F. Morrison of Quincy, Denise M. O’Dwyer and her husband David of Cary, N.C., and the late Paul J. Morrison, Jr. who died October 11, 2021.

Loving grandfather of Sean, Margaret “Maggie”, and Caroline Duggan, Joshua Morrison, Catherine and Ryan O’Dwyer.

Paul was the last of six siblings and is also survived by many nieces and nephews.

Visiting hours will be held at the Sweeney Brothers Home for Funerals, 1 Independence Avenue, Quincy, on Sunday, March 27, from 2 – 5 p.m. Relatives and friends are invited to attend. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated at Divine Mercy Parish in Saint Mary’s Church, 95 Crescent Street, West Quincy, on Monday, March 28, at 10:30 a.m. Interment, with military honors, to follow at Pine Hill Cemetery, West Quincy.

For those who wish, donations in Paul’s memory may be made to the Hospice of the South Shore, 30 Reservoir Park Drive, Rockland, MA 02370.

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  • Our deepest sympathy. Love, Eileen, Frank, Daniel, and Jimmy.

  • Uncle Paul,
    Rest in sweet peace with Aunt Anne! ❤️

  • Uncle Paul, Rest in sweet peace with Aunt Anne! ❤️
    Love, Diane & Ron

  • Paige and I will miss our fun visits with you and Timmy. Rest in pease and say Hi to Jimmy for me!

  • Dear Paul,

    I have such lovely memories of you, your Mom, dad and siblings. Love to you and your family. Jane (cousin)

  • We worked at Sears with Paul over 25 years. He was a good man, good electronic technician and a good manager. Paul will always be remembered by all who knew him. Rest in Peace.

  • The Morrison Family,
    I am so very sorry for the loss of your Dad. We were long time neighbors on Hall Place, many good memories. Fly High on Angel’s Wings Paul.

  • So sorry for your loss..You are all in my thoughts and Prayers ❤

  • Worked with Paul at Sears for over 20 years, he was affectionally called PM and Ann was AM. Not only a great Tech but good friend, he will be missed.

  • Sincere Sympathy to Denise, David, Ryan and Catie and the extended Morrison Family on the sad passing of your dear dad/grandad: Thinking of you all at this sad and difficult time. Xx