Patricia Morris


Patricia J. Morris, 91, formerly of Columbus, Indiana, and Kerrville, Texas, passed away on February 16, 2017, in San Antonio, Texas. She was born in Minneapolis, Minnesota, August 17, 1925, to Mr. Vere Dale McRoberts and Mrs. Esther McRoberts. She married Glen Max Morris on April 29, 1947 in Minneapolis.

Mrs. Morris graduated from the University of Minnesota with a BA in Advertising and was a member of Alpha Gamma Delta sorority. A homemaker, she had been actively involved in several civic organizations including Tri Kappa, Harrison Lake Whippoorwill Garden Club and Welcome Wagon. She was an avid quilter and was involved in many arts and crafts organizations over the years, receiving multiple awards for her achievements.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Glen Max Morris; a daughter, Nancy G. Skarich; and a son-in-law, Mark A. Skarich.

She is survived by children, Michael and Beverly L. Morris, Stephen and Tiffany N. Morris, Karen A. Morris and Alan Qi; grandchildren, Margaret and Randy Joos, Jennifer and Eric Calvert, Julie and Branden McCauley, Jill Delair, Jeff Morris, Matthew and Amanda Morris, Miriam and Adam Strickland and Sarah Morris-Qi; 13 great-grandchildren; and a sister-in-law, Judy and Bill Mann and their family.

Patricia will be buried at Garland Brook Cemetery in Columbus.

Memorial donations may be given to the Alzheimer’s Foundation at The family wishes to extend sincere thanks to Mr. and Mrs. Marius Butunoi, Mr. and Mrs. Alex Trombitas and Alamo Hospice.

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Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Grimes Funeral Chapels of Kerrville, Texas.