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James H. Morrill

James H. Morrill, 76, formerly of Caroline Avenue, Ipswich, died Thursday, November 19, 2015 in the Brigham Manor Health and Rehabilitation Center, Newburyport.

Born in Portsmouth, NH February 25, 1939 he was the son of the late William E. and Eleanor B. (Courser) Morrill, he was raised in Ipswich educated in public schools. During the years of the Vietnam War he served in Germany with the U.S. Army. Following his Honorable Discharge he returned to Ipswich where for the next thirty years he was employed as the kitchen manager at the Riverview Restaurant. Affectionately know to his friends as “Jimmy” he was thought to hold the secret to the very special pizzas of the Riverview.

He is survived by three brothers, William E. Morrill of Peabody, Russell E. and his wife Suzanne of Westerly, RI, Ricky Morrill of Ipswich; three sisters, Jean Bowlen of Salisbury, Nancy Follansbee and her husband Myron of Amesbury, Trudy Cole and her husband Jim of Jax, FL and several nephews and nieces. He was the father of the late four year old James Earl “Buster” Morrill who died in 1970.

His funeral Service with Military Honors will be held 11 am Wednesday, December 2, graveside in the Cowles Memorial Cemetery, Town Farm Ipswich. Family and friends are respectfully welcomed. Arrangements by the Whittier-Porter Funeral Home of Ipswich.

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