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Albert W. Morris

02/06/1930 - 05/07/2018

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Albert W. Morris , 88, of Muscatine, passed away on Monday, May 7, 2018, at Unity Point Health – St. Luke’s Hospital in Cedar Rapids.

Albert was born in Chicago, IL on February 6, 1930, the son of Albert F. and Etta (Philips) Morris.

Albert graduated from Seymour High School in Seymour, IA.

Albert married Marian E. Bernauer on September 28, 1951 in Davenport. She preceded him in death on August 8, 2005.

He retired in 1989, from John Deere Harvester in East Moline, IL. He and Elaine farmed in Muscatine County and he drove semi for various companies. He will be remembered for his sense of humor. He enjoyed fishing and raising goats. Albert enjoyed day trips with his sister-in-law Roberta to visit family in Southern Iowa.

Visitation will be held from 9 AM to 10:45 AM on Friday, May 11th at the Bentley Funeral Home in Durant.

Graveside service will be held at 11 AM at the Durant Cemetery.

He is survived and lovingly remembered by his daughters: Vickie (Roger) Clark of Muscatine. Shirley (David) Dierickx of Fulton, TX and Cindy (Keith) Plett of Blue Grass, his sons: Albert Morris of Muscatine, Charles (Patty) Morris of South Dakota and Richard Morris of Nichols, 12 grandchildren, 22 great grandchildren and his brother James Morris of Tipton.

He was preceded in death by his parents, his wife, his son Douglas Morris, his sister Elizabeth Fiers and his brothers: Robert, Delbert and Donald Morris.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to The Jesus Mission.