Gary R. Morris

GARY R. MORRIS, 67, OF POTTSTOWN Gary R. Morris, 67, of Pottstown, husband of Joyce S. (Steele) Morris, passed away on Monday, March 24, at Pottstown Memorial Medical Center. Born in Morgantown, WV and formerly of Smithfield, PA he was the son of the late Robert and Venus (Paugh) Morris. Gary was a Vietnam US Navy Veteran. He was a member and deacon of the Tri-County Bible Church in Gilbertsville, where he also served as the audio and video coordinator. He was a former member and EMT at the Rhinebeck Fire Co. in NY. Gary retired from IBM after 30 years of work as a Customer Service Engineer. After retirement, he continued working in the maintenance department at Penn Christian Academy in Norristown. Surviving with his wife of 44 years are children Melissa Swenda, wife of Chris, of Birdsboro, Robert Morris, husband of Michelle, of Phoenixville and Sarah Romano, wife of Joseph, of Frederick; sisters Beverly Clemmer, wife of Russ, of NC and Janet Hancock, wife of Dr. Dan Hancock, of WV; and grandchildren Anna and David, Morgan and Mitchell, and Joseph Jr. and Luke. A funeral service will be Saturday, March 29, 10:30 a.m. at Tri -County Bible Church, 142 Buchert Road, Gilbertsville, PA 19525 with Rev. Lee Hallman officiating. Burial will be in Highland Memorial Park, Pottstown. Visitation will be Saturday preceding the service from 9 to 10:15 a.m. at the church. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Gary's name to Tri-County Bible Church, Building Fund, at the above address. Catagnus Funeral Home & Cremation Center, Inc., Pottstown is coordinating the arrangements. View obituaries or send condolences at

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Published in The Mercury on Mar. 27, 2014