Morris Daniel Pursel |

Morris Daniel Pursel

A graveside service for Morris Daniel Pursel, 82, a lifelong Mason Valley resident, will be at 10:30 a.m. Friday at the Valley Cemetery with military honors.

Visitation will be from 7-8 p.m. Thursday at the Freitas Rupracht Funeral Home in Yerington.

Mr. Pursel died Oct. 31, 2004, at the long-term-care unit of South Lyon Medical Center. He was born on the family farm July 19, 1922, to Wilton and Alva Williams Pursel.

He served in the Army Air Force during World War II.

Among his survivors are his brother Bill; brother and sister-in-law Jack and Nancy; niece, Victoria of Sparks; nephew, Joe of Reno; and numerous cousins.

Freitas Rupract Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.