Gerard E. Morrissey "Jerry"
Gerard E. Morrissey passed away at Sunrise Assisted
Living June 30, 2018. Born in Brooklyn, NY on December
29, 1937, son of the late Ann and Richard Morrissey.
He was a graduate of St. John's College High School
(1955) in Washington, DC and of the University of Maryland.
He was a Prince Georges County police officer for 32
years and an avid bagpipe player. He taught many
people how to play the "pipes" and enjoyed every moment
of it. He also had a great love for West Highland White
Terriers, and was the proud owner of many wonderful dogs
throughout the years and even bred and showed a few champions.
He is survived by his wife of 58 years, Rae Jean Morrissey; daughters Julianne Marshall and
her children Jennifer and Ryan Marshall, Eileen Williams (Keith) and their children, Jake,
Faith, Timothy and Christian and son James and his partner George Laskaris. Also survived
by two great-grandchildren, Max Tavenner and Jayden Marshall.
The family will receive friends at St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Catholic Church, 1800 Seton Dr.,
Crofton, MD on July 10, 2018 from 10 to 11 a.m. followed by a mass at 11 a.m.
In lieu of flowers please make a donation to the Alzheimer's Association, 1319 F. St. NW,
Washington, DC 20004, or to the charity of your choice.
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