Jeannie Morphet, 92, formerly of Emo, Ont., passed away peacefully on Monday, Dec. 18, 2017 at Rainycrest Long-Term Care in Fort Frances, Ont.
Jeannie was born on Oct. 11, 1925 in Emo to the late William and Jeannie (née Morrison) Tribe.
She went into the army at the age of 18 and was stationed in Prince Rupert, B.C. She served three years in the service and has been a member of the Legion for more than 70 years.
When she was home on leave, she met Irwin Morphet. On June 27, 1947, Jeannie married her soulmate at her parents' home in Emo.