Frank E. Morton

September 18, 1940 - April 1, 2014-

Frank MortonFrank E. Morton of Richland, Wash. Died April 1, 2014 at the age of 73.

Frank was born September 18, 1940 in Salem, Ore. To

Leland Edward Morton and Eunice (Smith) Morton.

He had lived in the Central Oregon area for most of his life and worked in construction and as a general contractor. Frank served on the Madras City Council and as Mayor of Madras.

He was a member of the Foursquare Church. Frank enjoyed hunting and tournament bass fishing and was a member of the Central Oregon Bass Club for many years.

Survivors include his wife of 40 years, Gloria Kerr Morton of Richland; his sons, Todd of Culver; Marc of Redmond; Scott of Hawaii; stepchildren, Mark Wiley of Depoe Bay and Kris Lentz of Nebraska. He also leaves behind his brother, Robert of Madras; sister, Virginia West of Sisters; brother, Kody of Sisters; six grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.

A celebration of life will be held this summer in Central


Contributions can be made to C.A.S.T. for Kids Foundation, 297 SW 41st St., Renton, WA. 98057.