Bryan S. Morris, Jr.
Mr. Bryan S. Morris, Jr., age 82, of New Castle, DE, died on Thursday, April 8, 2010.
Born in Wilmington on April 1, 1928, son of the late Bryan S. Morris and Cecilia Andrick Morris, Mr. Morris was a graduate of P.S. DuPont High School. He proudly served his country in the US Marine Corps during World War II and later made his career with Diamond State Telephone, where he retired after 42 years of service. Active in his community, he was a member of the Elks Club and the VFW. His many hobbies included gardening, pistol and rifle shooting, and fishing.
Mr. Morris will be long remembered as a genial and fun-loving man who enjoyed life to the fullest. He will be sadly missed by the many people who loved him.
He was preceded in death by his beloved wife, June A. Morris, who died in 2004, and by his brother, Donald Morris. He is survived by his children, Eugene M. Morris of New Castle; Joseph B. Morris of Wilmington; Suzanne L. Morris of New Castle; and Stephen B. Morris (Brenda) of New Castle; grandchildren, David A. Morris, Jessica A. Sutton, and Leona W. Dugger; great grandson, Liam; several nieces and nephews; and his pet Jack Russell terrier, Dusty.
A funeral service will be held at 1 pm on Wednesday, April 14, 2010, at the Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home, 1000 N. DuPont Parkway, New Castle, where visitation will begin at 11:30 am. Interment will follow in Gracelawn Memorial Park, 2220 N. DuPont Parkway, New Castle.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Salvation Army, P.O. Box 308, Wilmington, DE 19899; or to the Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (SPCA), 455 Stanton-Christiana Road, Newark, DE 19713.
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