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Peter H. Morgens

Oct 10, 2014

Peter H. Morgens, 63, of Shepherdstown, passed away Friday, Oct. 3, 2014, from pancreatic cancer while under the care of Hospice.

Born Feb. 27, 1951, in Seattle, Washington, he was the son of the late Warren Morgens and Joan Amoore Read Morgens. He grew up in Redlands, California and Paris, France.

After being awarded a PhD in molecular biology and working, Peter chose to stay home with his three children and become an integral part of the community. He lived to help, whether it was repairing a bike, setting up a math program in the local schools, mowing soccer fields, or serving on the Jefferson County School Board.

He is survived by his widow, Ann Callahan; his children, Soja-Marie, Patricia Zoe, and David Warren; his grandson, Rye Louis; his sister, Sadie; brother-in-law, Agustin Medina; and his brother, Howard Morgens.

His family hosted a life celebration from on Tuesday, Oct. 7 at their home.

Arrangements by Jefferson Chapel Funeral Home.

Online condolences may be offered at www.BrownFuneralHomesWV.com.