Our Mom was born Judith M. Ree in Jackson, MN in July 1919. The youngest of 4 kids the family moved to Bentley, AB in 1934. She played varsity basketball at the U. of Alberta and became a teacher.
She married Lutheran pastor Galen Morstad in 1948 and raised 4 kids, Rolf, Jonathan, Carolyn and Marybeth mostly in Spokane. Retiring as a high school librarian they moved to Bellevue and later to Tacoma.
Galen passed in 2013. Mom enjoyed good health and passed peacefully in her own place on Dec. 18.
Memorial service at St. Andrews Lutheran in Bellevue 1pm Jan. 6