The Commercial-News, Danville, IL

June 28, 2013

George F. Morris


SPRINGFIELD — George F. Morris, 63, of Springfield, died at 4:26 p.m. on Sunday, June 23, 2013, at Memorial Medical Center.

George was born Nov. 14, 1949, in Danville, the son of Anthony George and Frances Josephine Omahen Morris.

George received his bachelor’s degree from the University of Illinois in business administration. He was an avid St. Louis Cardinals and U of I fan.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

He is survived by three brothers, John A. Morris Sr. of Springfield, Joe (wife, Marci) Morris and Mark P. Morris, both of Champaign.

Cremation was accorded by Butler Cremation Tribute Center prior to ceremonies.

Memorial ceremony: 11:30 a.m. on Saturday, June 29, at Kirlin-Egan & Butler Funeral Home, 900 S. Sixth St., Springfield, with the Rev. Monsignor John R. Ossola officiating.

Memorial contributions may be made to: American Cancer Society, 675 E. Linton Ave., Springfield, IL 62703.

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