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Robert B. Morris Jr.
Robert B. Morris Jr., 86, of Kennetta Lane, Palmerton, Towamensing Township, died Tuesday afternoon, Sept 11, 2018, at Brookmont Healthcare Center, Effort, in Chestnuthill Township. He was the husband of Mrs. Elizabeth H. (Hillegass) Morris.
Born in Mount Holly N.J., he was the son of the late Robert B. Sr. and Marie (Haley) Morris.
Robert was employed as a chemical engineer/plant inspector by the former Houdry Labs, Philadelphia, Marcus Hook and Allentown, later, Air Products Corp., of Allentown, for many years until retirement.
He was an Army veteran, serving during Korea Era, stateside.
An avid outdoorsman, he enjoyed skiing, fishing, fly fishing, hunting, hang gliding, wind surfing, building and flying his ultralight aircraft, sailing, especially racing Hobie Cat catamarans.
Survivors: wife; daughters, Cynthia McCoy of Paw Paw, MI, and Christine, wife of Kurt McDonough, of Portage, MI; sons, Michael, and wife Barbara Morris, of Delran, N.J., Brinton of Portage MI, Edward "Ted", and wife Jocelyne, of Denver, CO, and Gregory of Columbia, S.C.; 11 grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; sister, Sandra Vandergrift of Goodyear, AZ.
He was predeceased by a grandson, Timothy; and sister, Joy Dougherty in 2017.
Services: Military honors service, 1 p.m. Monday, in the Campton Funeral Home, 525 Delaware Ave., Palmerton. Call, 11 a.m to 1 p.m. Monday. Private interment. Online Condolences: www.schislerfuneralhomes.com. Contributions: www.PulmonaryFibrosis.org or www.Williams-Syndrome.org.
Published in Times News on Sept. 14, 2018
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