Agnes Monica Morgan (1920-2017)

Agnes Monica Morgan
July 11, 1920 – September 16, 2017

Agnes Monica Morgan, nee Kaiser, age 97, of Mascoutah, formerly of O’Fallon, born July 11, 1920 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, died Saturday, September 16, 2017 at Mar-Ka Nursing Home, Mascoutah, Illinois.

Agnes, also known as Monica, was a Navy veteran of World War II, where she served as a medical assistant. She worked various jobs throughout her life, but primarily was a nursing aide at St. Elizabeth’s Hospital, Belleville.

She was preceded in death by her parents William and Mary Kaiser; her husband Robert E. Morgan; her son Robert Morgan; and her siblings Paul Kaiser and Mary Kaiser.

Surviving are her daughter-in-law Donna Morgan of Belleville; her granddaughters Dawn (Bradford) Pierce of Collinsville, and Deborah (Philip Harkins) Morgan of Belleville; her step-son Gerald Morgan of Urbana, Ill.; her sister Sister Veronica Kaiser, and sister-in-law Margaret “Peggy” Kaiser, both of Philadelphia; five great-grandchildren, and one great-great grandson.

Memorial donations may be made to American Cancer Society for breast cancer research.  Condolences may be offered at

Visitation: The family will receive friends from 10:00 – 10:45 am, Friday, September 22, 2017 at St. Nicholas Catholic Church, 625 St. Nicholas Dr., O’Fallon.

Funeral: A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11:00 am, Friday, September 22, 2017, at the church, with Msgr. William J. Hitpas presiding. Burial with military honors will follow at Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery, St. Louis, Missouri.

Services entrusted to Wolfersberger Funeral Home, O’Fallon, Ill.