Steven David Morris, 52, of Loves Park, died Wednesday, February 5, 2014, at his home. He was a manager for Dupont Mutual Insurance Co. in Marion, WI.
Steven was born in August 28, 1961, in Dixon, IL, the son of David Ralph and Margery (Baylor) Morris. He married Jean Meier on August 21, 1982, in Franklin Grove. He was a member of the First Congregational United Church of Christ in Lee Center.
Steve was a 32nd Degree Mason and Past Master of the Lee Center Masonic Lodge, along with many other Masonic organizations in Northern Illinois and Wisconsin. Steve selflessly gave of his time and talents as he served on the IL Board of Directors as well as numerous committees for the IL and WI Mutual Insurance Associations and the National Association Survivors include his wife, Jean Morris of Loves Park; one son, Jason Morris of Roscoe; one daughter Kayla Morris of Loves Park; one brother, Rick (Kim) Morris of Knoxville; two sisters, Marilyn (Kurt) Kemmerer of Sublette, Andrea (Philip) Fiumefreddo of Peru; one granddaughter, Haylee Skye Morris-Lopez; and many nieces and nephews.
Visitation will be 2 - 8:00 p.m., Sunday, February 9, 2014, at Preston-Schilling Funeral Home, Dixon, with the family present from 2 - 4:00 and 6 -8:00 p.m. Funeral services will be 10:00 a.m., Monday, February 10, 2014, immediately following a Masonic service, at the First Congregational United Church of Christ in Lee Center, with the Rev. Jack Briggs, pastor, officiating. Burial will be at Woodside Cemetery, Lee Center.
In lieu of flowers, a memorial has been established.