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Maurice H. Ferree

Maurice H. Ferree, 84, Elizabeth, died Wednesday, July 27, 2011, at Floyd Memorial Hospital and Health Services in New Albany.
Born Nov. 15, 1926, in Laconia, he was the son of the late Stanley E. and Opal U. Schweitzer Ferree.
He was an operator for LG&E, a 50-year member of the Corydon Masonic Lodge No. 32 and a member of The Lighthouse United Methodist Church in Elizabeth.
Survivors include his wife, the former Violet M. Troutman; two daughters, Mary Thompson and Carol Pellman, both of Elizabeth; a brother, Carl E. Ferree of New Albany; 10 grandchildren; and 23 great-grandchildren.
Visitation: Saturday, July 30, from 3 to 8 p.m., Sunday, July 31, from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m., with a Masonic service at 7, and Monday, Aug. 1, from 9 to 10 a.m. at Gehlbach & Royse Funeral Home in Corydon.
Funeral: Monday, Aug. 1, at 10 a.m. at the funeral home with burial and military rites in Rehobeth Cemetery.
Officiant: Donnie Allen.