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Richard D Morris

Birth
Stronghurst, Henderson County, Illinois, USA
Death 17 Mar 2017 (aged 80)
West Burlington, Des Moines County, Iowa, USA
Burial Biggsville, Henderson County, Illinois, USA
Memorial ID 177503156 · View Source
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Richard D. Morris, age 80 of rural Gladstone, Illinois, passed away at 8:30 p.m. Friday March 17, 2017 at the Klein Center in West Burlington, Iowa. He was born October 24, 1936 near Stronghurst, Illinois, the son of Charles H. and Myrtle Irene Walker Morris. On April 29, 1956, he married Elsie E. Campbell in Rozetta, Illinois.

Mr Morris was a store manager for HyVee Grocery Stores. He first worked in Burlington, later in Mason City and Altoona, and from 1970 until his retirement in 1987, he managed the Trenton, Missouri store. While in Trenton, he was a member of the Rotary Club, Booster Club, managed the Trenton Junior Olympics, and was active in several community affairs.

Richard also farmed near Gladstone, and was co-owner of the former Hend-Co Hills golf course of Biggsville. He enjoyed geneology, coin collecting, golfing, and was an avid sports enthusiast. He was of the Christian faith.

He was preceded in death by one daughter- Karen Johnson and one brother, Eugene Morris.


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  • Created by: No Reins
  • Added: 18 Mar 2017
  • Find A Grave Memorial 177503156
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Richard D Morris (24 Oct 1936–17 Mar 2017), Find A Grave Memorial no. 177503156, citing Biggsville Cemetery, Biggsville, Henderson County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by No Reins (contributor 46595053) .