Kenneth Morris Obituary

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Kenneth L. Morris

May 3, 1929 - May 4, 2014
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Kenneth L. Morris Born May 3rd, 1929, Ken passed away one day after his 85th birthday. He is survived by his loving spouse Gloria (Roncoli) , his wife of 64 years. Ken and Gloria have four children and their spouses, Chris (Jim) Birmingham, Ken (Dawn) Morris, Greg (Mary) Morris, and Gordie (Becky) Morris. Ken and Gloria have 11 grandchildren and 6 great grandchildren. Raised in Ann Arbor by the late Paul and Marge Cheney, along with their daughters Marilyn and Carol, as a youth he worked at their Ann Arbor farm supply store. After a stint in the United States Coast Guard, Ken returned home to Ann Arbor and married Gloria. Shortly...
Kenneth L. Morris
Born May 3rd, 1929, Ken passed away one day after his 85th birthday. He is survived by his loving spouse Gloria (Roncoli) , his wife of 64 years. Ken and Gloria have four children and their spouses, Chris (Jim) Birmingham, Ken (Dawn) Morris, Greg (Mary) Morris, and Gordie (Becky) Morris. Ken and Gloria have 11 grandchildren and 6 great grandchildren. Raised in Ann Arbor by the late Paul and Marge Cheney, along with their daughters Marilyn and Carol, as a youth he worked at their Ann Arbor farm supply store. After a stint in the United States Coast Guard, Ken returned home to Ann Arbor and married Gloria. Shortly thereafter, Ken began his lifelong career in the automobile business beginning at Klinger Pontiac. Over his career he was store manager at various local car dealerships including Herb Estes Ford, and Rampy Chevrolet. He owned and operated Keto. Inc. and closed out his lifelong auto career at Village Motors in Chelsea. Ken was a member of Dexter Lions, Knights of Columbus and the St. Thomas athletic booster club and an usher on Sunday's. His passion was spending time with friends and family especially his grandchildren and great grandchildren. If he wasn't at a baseball field or field hockey game in Ann Arbor, Ken could be found enjoying his getaway in Tawas. A Mass of Christian Burial will take place at St. Thomas the Apostle Catholic Church on Friday May 9th. It will begin with visitation at 9 a.m. followed by the Mass at 10 a.m. In Ken's memory donations can be made to either Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF) or youth autism at www.oakland.edu/oucaresdonate Arrangements entrusted to the Muehlig Funeral Chapel.

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