June R. Morse, 89, a longtime resident of Pompton Plains, passed away peacefully on October 27, 2019 at Chilton Hospital.
Born to the late Mary and Thomas Reilly and raised in Pequannock. June attended Butler High School where she met the love of her life Reggie Morse. The two were married in 1953 and shortly after bought a home in Pompton Plains where they raised their family. June and Reg were avid golfers and played in many couples leagues. June was one of the founding members of the Pequannock Ladies Golf League holding many positions during her tenure. She loved the game and played well into her Eighties.
June is survived by her daughter, Mari Barrett, her daughter, Kathy McGovern and husband Thomas; her brother, Thomas Reilly; her grandchildren, Ryan McGovern and his wife Allison, Kate Allen and her husband Chad, Scott McGovern and his wife Megan, Kevin McGovern and his fiance Samantha and TJ McGovern; and her great grandchildren, Isabell, Mackenzie, Aaron and Blake. June was predeceased by her loving husband, Reginald "Reggie" in 1998.
Visiting hours will be held from 11 am to 1 pm on Friday, November 1 at the M. John Scanlan Funeral Home. A funeral service will be held at 1 pm at the conclusion of the visitation. Burial will follow at the First Reformed Church Cemetery, Pompton Plains.
In lieu of flowers, donations in June's memory can be made to First Reformed Church, 529 Newark Pompton Tpke., Pompton Plains, NJ 07444.