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Sept. 19, 1940 – Sept. 12, 2013

NORTH TONAWANDA – Ian C. Morrison, of North Tonawanda, a retired North Tonawanda school custodian, died Thursday in Niagara Hospice House. He was 72.

Mr. Morrison was born in Fort Edward, near Glens Falls, and was a graduate of Kenmore High School. He served in the Air Force as a mechanic.

Returning from service, he worked for Bell Aerospace in the 1960s, then was a delivery driver for the Cookie Co. in North Tonawanda. He also worked at the Ford Motor Co. Stamping Plant in Hamburg.

He then worked for nearly 30 years as a custodian in the North Tonawanda schools, retiring in 2007. In retirement, he worked for Community Missions at Cleveland Heights in Niagara Falls, driving clients to their appointments.

Survivors include his wife, the former Marlene Babcock Lee; two sons, Lane and Jon Lee; five daughters, Shelly Royal, Dana Morrison Hubbell, Shawn Schmidt, Dawn Kittell and Rhonda Lee; and a sister, Isabel.

A private memorial service will be held.