Arthur W. Morenus

Male 1916 - 2004  (87 years)


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  • Name Arthur W. Morenus 
    Born 22 Dec 1916 
    Gender Male 
    Died Mar 2004 
    Person ID I59529  Stewartsnydotcom
    Last Modified 14 Oct 2019 

    Father Orson Morenus,   b. 1877,   d. Apr 1941  (Age 64 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Ancestors Nellie F. Mahaffy,   b. 1881,   d. 1968  (Age 87 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Family ID F13515  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Last Modified 14 Oct 2019 
    Family ID F25320  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Class of 1938 PACS
      ARTHUR W. MORENUS - PRESS PHOTOGRAPHER
      Watertown Daily Times (NY) - March 12, 2004
      Arthur W. Morenus, 87, Dodge City, Kan., formerly of Pulaski, died Feb. 16 at Trinity Manor Nursing Home, Dodge City.

      Mr. Morenus was a press photographer for the Dodge City Daily Globe for many years.

      Born Dec. 22, 1916, in Pulaski, son of Orson and Nellie Mahaffy Morenus, he graduated from Pulaski Academy and served in the Army during World War II, serving in the Pacific theater with the signal corps and later with the Army Air Forces.

      He married Lillian M. Zurbucken on Feb. 2, 1943, in Dodge City. She died Aug. 8, 1985.

      He was a member of the First United Methodist Church, Dodge City, and the Dodge City Noon Lions Club, and enjoyed fishing, golf, painting and drinking coffee.

      Surviving are a daughter and her husband, Donna and Gary Murphy, Independence, Kan., two granddaughters and five great- granddaughters.

      A private memorial service will be at a later date. The body was cremated.

      Arrangements were with Swaim Funeral Home, Dodge City.

      Donations may be made to Hospice of the Prairie or to Trinity Association in care of Swaim Funeral Home, 1901 Sixth Ave., Dodge City, Kan. 67801.