Theodore Morse

Obituary of Theodore H. Morse

Theodore H. Morse

Irondequoit: Friday, October 19, 2018 at the age of 91. Survived by his beloved wife, Leslie Janet; his beloved children, David T. and Barbara E. (Kimberly Hourigan) Morse; and brothers, Phillip L. (Dorothy) and Garrett G. (Joan). Ted graduated Charlotte HS, followed by 2 years of service in the U.S. Army. Later, he obtained BSEE at University of Rochester, and worked 40 years in the Eastman Kodak Research Laboratories, where he obtained 26 US patents. Avocations included photography, music, hiking, and life-long hobby of antique clock repair. He provided years of service to clocks at the Rochester Historical Society and Monroe County Legislative Chambers.

His family will receive friends Friday, November 2nd from 4-7pm at the funeral home (570 Kings Hwy S.) Friends are invited to meet the family Saturday, November 3rd, at 11:00am at St. Thomas Episcopal Church for his memorial service. Interment Private Riverside Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations will be gratefully accepted by St. Thomas Episcopal Church, 2000 Highland Ave, Rochester, NY 14618. To share a memory or send the family a condolence, please visit