In Memory of

Joseph Walter Morris

March 28, 1941 - July 11, 2018
From: Spencer, IA
Joseph Walter Morris

Joseph Walter Morris

Born: March 28, 1941
Died: July 11, 2018
Age: 77

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      Joseph Walter Morris suddenly passed on July 11, 2018 doing what he loved.  Joseph Walter Morris was born on March 28, 1941 to Melvin and Emma (Hayes) Morris in Monterey, MN. In 2012 Joseph remarried to Alauna Telbot. They resided in Spencer, IA, where Joseph operated a trucking company. Joseph enjoyed spending time traveling the United States, going to the casino on a regular basis and loved the company of his friends and family. 

      He was preceded in death by his parents; brother, Dave Morris; two brothers-in-law, Bill Holland and Clarence Palmer.

     Joseph previously married  Sylvia Nutt on March 23, 1959 and from the marriage three honest and successful children were born: his daughters: Dawn Hartung (David) of Welcome, MN and Darla Morris-Preble (Steve) of Minneapolis, MN; his son, Darron Morris of St. Paul, MN; his grandchildren: Dustyn (Leah), Dayton (Michelle), Daylin Hartung, Kelsey, Kyle (Luke) Preble, Zachary (Paige) and Alexander Morris; his great grandchildren, Henry, Hayden and Kinley Hartung; his sisters: Luella Palmer of Washington, Elaine Holland of Kansas; his brother, Kenny Morris (Mavis) of Sherburn, MN; his sister-in-law, Marleen Gettler of Sherburn, MN; many nieces and nephews other relatives and friends.

Memorial Services will be 10:30 A.M., Thursday, July 19 at the Warner Chapel in Spencer.
Pastor Dale Hodges
Viasitation will be one hour prior to the service at the funeral home.
His wishes were to be cremation.


Wednesday, July 18, 2018 at 3:42 PM
“To the Morris Family - Joe was one of the most reliable men I have had the pleasure of working with over the past five years. He was as genuine as it could get. Always had a joke on deck to brighten my day, and will truly be missed.


Bryce Marquardt”
- Bryce Marquardt
Wednesday, July 18, 2018 at 10:29 AM
“So sorry to hear of Joseph's passing. My thoughts and prayers are with the family.”
- Teri Miller - Joe Morten Insurance
Tuesday, July 17, 2018 at 8:00 AM
“sorry to hear of Joe's passing, my deepest condolences, Godspeed...”
- Steve (Goobe) Essick
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