Dorothy "Dot" C. (Cody) Morrison

  • Died: September 19, 2021
  • Location: Dorchester, Massachusetts

James A. Murphy & Son Funeral Home

1020 Dorchester Ave
Dorchester, MA 02125
Tel. (617) 265-9840

Tribute & Message From The Family

MORRISON, Dorothy C. "Dot" (Cody). Of Dorchester, died September 19, 2021.

Beloved wife of the late Kenneth C. Morrison.

Loving mother of Wayne and his wife Patti Morrison of Quincy, Kathleen M. and her husband Dick Greene of Braintree, David K. and his wife Kathy Morrison of Texas, Floyd R. and his wife Mary Morrison of Braintree, Christopher C. and his wife Mary Morrison of Billerica, Tricia A. and her husband Paul Caeran of Rockland, Gerard A. and his wife Kathy Morrison of Braintree, Maureen C. "Moe" Morrison of Dorchester, Derek W. and his wife Suzanne Morrison of Braintree, and Michelle M. and her husband Steve Lysakowski of Dorchester.

Devoted "Grandma" to 24 grandchildren, "Great-Grandma" to 27 great-grandchildren, with 2 more expected.

Sister of Barbara Campbell of Abington, Ruth Ryan of Quincy, and the late Mary Jean Curtis and Helen Sawyer.

Family and friends will honor and remember Dot's life by gathering for visiting hours in the Murphy Funeral Home, 1020 Dorchester Ave., DORCHESTER, on Wednesday, September 29th, from 5:00 P.M. – 8:00 P.M.

Her Funeral Mass will be celebrated in St. Margaret Church of St. Teresa of Calcutta Parish on Thursday morning, September 30th, at 10:00 A.M.

Burial will follow in the Massachusetts National Cemetery in Bourne at 1:00 P.M.

Dot was a former Cub Scout Den Mother and recipient of the Corrigan Medal. She was also active with St. Margaret's Color Guard Team for many years. She served as a Eucharistic Minister at St. Margaret's Church and volunteered at and participated in numerous parish events over the years.

In lieu of flowers, donations in Dot's memory may be made to John Adams Healthcare Center Activity Department, 211 Franklin St., Quincy, MA 02169.

Her Funeral Mass may be viewed using the following link:


Condolence & Memory Journal

Sorry for the loss of your Mom till we meet again Rest In Peace Dot tell Ken we send our love

Posted by Elga Hanrahan - Dunedin, FL   October 06, 2021

Please accept my deepest sympathies for the loss. May you have happy and meaningful memories of your mother to bring you comfort.

Posted by Nefertiti Borders - Boston, MA - Coworker   September 30, 2021


My condolences to you and your family Michelle. We share something in common of loosing someone so great in our lives. I know this time is not easy so think of the good times you have shared when in moments of sadness and smile for her. Love Nicole Ivester & Family

Posted by Nicole Ivester - Randolph, MA - Coworker   September 28, 2021

My deepest sympathies to you and your family. She was such a wonderful person!

Posted by Jim Barrett - Other   September 25, 2021


Sincere condolences for your family loss. May she rest in peace.

Posted by Ciuc Family - Swampscott, MA - Coworker   September 22, 2021

Great woman that will be sadly missed by a wonderful family and many of friends

Posted by Joe Baker - Saugus, MA - Family Friend   September 21, 2021

I'm so sorry for your loss. Thinking about you and your family.

Posted by Dionne Schwake - MA - Coworker   September 21, 2021

So sorry for your families loss

Posted by Dorothy Mahoney - Sanbornville, NH - Family Friend   September 21, 2021

Deepest sympathy to you Floyd and all the family. And May all your loving memories help you all through this difficult time And May she rest in heavenly peace with all the other angels

Posted by Annemarie & Mick & Family Reaney - Braintree, MA - Friend   September 21, 2021

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