Morris, H. R. "Bob"
MORRIS, HUGH ROBERT “BOB”
Retired Major, C.A.F.
Life Member of the Royal Canadian Legion, Br. No. 99
Former C.O., 608 Air Cadet Duke of Edinburgh Squadron
Peacefully with his loving family at his side at the Belleville General Hospital on Wednesday, March 14th, 2018 at the age of 78. Bob Morris of Shannonville was the son of the late Joseph & Catherine Morris (nee Roberts) and was the cherished husband for 60 years of Joyce (nee Woodcox). Beloved father of Robin Brooks of Belleville and Colleen Gaudet(Bernie) of Windsor. Bob is survived by his brothers William ‘Bill’ Morris(late Carolyn) of Belleville and Price Morris(Louise) of Frankford. Predeceased by his sisters Joyce Watson and Jean Houldon.
He is the loving grandfather of Joe Sager(Julie), Mario Gaudet(Sarah), Dominique Gaudet and Katherine Gaudet and great-grandfather of Robert and John Sager, Brooke, Hailey and Abigail Gaudet. Bob was adored by his many nieces and nephews. He will be sadly missed by his beloved pets Frankie, Johnny and Sugar.
Major Morris is resting at the John R. Bush Funeral Home, 80 Highland Avenue, Belleville (613-968-5588) for visitation on Sunday from 2-4 & 7-9 p.m. Royal Canadian Legion, Branch No. 99 will conduct a memorial service on Sunday evening at 6:45 p.m. Funeral Service in the Chapel on Monday, March 19th, 2018 at 1 p.m. with Rev. Ed Bentley officiating. Interment Elmwood Cemetery. If desired, donations to the B.G.H. Oncology Department or the 608 Air Cadet Duke of Edinburgh Squadron would be appreciated by the family. Online condolences at: www.rushnellfamilyservices.com
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