William Francis Morrissey

July 2, 1935 - September 2, 2020

William Francis Morrissey, 85, a resident of North Fort Myers, FL since 2016, formerly of Andalusia, AL, passed away Wednesday, September 2, 2020 in Cape Coral, FL. He was born July 2, 1935 in South Boston, MA to John and Appolonia Morrissey, now deceased.

William was of the Catholic faith and attended St. Andrew Catholic Church in Cape Coral. He served in the United States Army. He was a member of Alcoholics Anonymous for 49 years where dedicated himself to helping others.

He is survived by his beloved wife of 54 years, Joan Morrissey of North Fort Myers; seven loving children, Diane Harding (Bob) of MA, Sue Beth Brown (Calvin) of Medford, MA, Colleen Morrissey of MA, Kevin Concannon (Debbie) of Saugus, MA, David Concannon (Rachel) of Orlando, FL, Sean Morrissey (Tina) of Ashland, MA, and Chris Morrissey of North Fort Myers; brother, Joe Morrissey (Terri) of Londonderry, NH; He is also survived by 24 grandchildren and eight great grandchildren.

William was preceded in death by a son, Stephen Concannon.

Memorial Services with Military Honors will be held at 12:30 PM Friday, September 25, 2020 at Sarasota National Cemetery, 9810 State Road 72, Sarasota, FL 34241.

Mullins Memorial Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Cape Coral, is entrusted with final care.


  1. Lena T Gloshinski Sep 12, 2020 at 10:15 am

    Joan and Family, first of all Bill was a good man and hardworking. Even the day I came down to see him at home before he went into Hospice, I came into the room and he replied “Hey Lee” with a big smile.
    Love to all

  2. Vicki Sep 12, 2020 at 10:53 am

    Rest In Peace Uncle Bill xoxo

  3. Barbara Daley Sep 13, 2020 at 4:06 pm

    My condolences to Joan and her family, RIP Bill
    Love Cousin Barbara

  4. Theresa Heffner Sep 14, 2020 at 11:13 am

    So sorry for your loss, Joanie & family. Bill was an awesome dude. Helped me & others so very much. I thank God for the both of you.

  5. Catherine Rafuse Sep 14, 2020 at 1:04 pm

    Joan I am so sorry for your loss

  6. Candy Sep 16, 2020 at 2:43 pm

    I think if our Loved ones could come back and communicate with us or leave us a Letter,. I think this is what they would say:

    I would want you to remember this. You mean the world to me.
    My life has been enriched by being a part of yours.
    The time that we had to share with one another was precious.
    We grew together; we Loved together, and we experienced Life together.
    How fortunate we are to have had each other in our lifes.
    Love Candy ❤

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