Jan. 24, 1927 - Feb. 19, 2012
Doris Janet Morris, longtime resident of Walla Walla, passed away peacefully at home with family at her side on Sunday, Feb. 19, 2012.
Doris was born in Pendleton, to Benjamin I. Enbysk and Jenny Holmgren Enbysk on Jan. 24, 1927. She was the granddaughter of Umatilla County pioneers on both sides of her family. She married August Blom in September 1943. August passed away in July 1952. In November 1953, she married Elson Morris in Walla Walla. Elson passed away in May 1970. Doris continued to live in Walla Walla until her passing.
Three children were born to August and Doris. She is survived by sons, John W. Blom, (Bridget) and Lloyd "Les" Blom (Carol). She was preceded in death by her daughter, Viola Blom. She is also survived by six grandchildren; numerous great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild. Doris was the last of seven siblings. She was preceded in death by three sisters and three brothers.
Cremation has occurred and cremains will be interred by private service alongside her daughter, Viola and Viola's father, August Blom at Olney Cemetery in Pendleton. A celebration of life will be scheduled by the father at a future date. The family requests that any memorial donations be made to Walla Walla Community Hospice through the Herring Funeral Home, 315 W. Alder, Walla Walla, WA. Family friends are invited to sign the online guestbook at www.herringgroseclose.com. xx