John E. Morris, 67, of Weirton, passed away Monday, June 19, 2017 at West Penn Hospital, Pittsburgh. Born June 30, 1949 in Mingo Junction, OH, he was the son of the late John W. and Vivian (Turner) Morris.
After John’s retirement from Verizon, he worked at Auto Zone in Steubenville. He was a member of VFW 2716, the American Legion Post 10 and the Telephone Pioneers of America. John was a proud veteran of the U.S. Army.
John is survived by his wife of 42 years, Judith A. (McCarl) Morris of Weirton; daughter Jessica Morris and her fiancé Brandon Henderson; granddaughter Anastasia Grace Henderson all of Mingo Junction, OH; sister Dorlis (Joe) Menendez of Tucson, AZ; uncle Roger Turner of Wintersville, OH and sister-in-law Donna (Bill) Evans of Weirton.
Friends will be received on Friday from 3-7pm at the Greco-Hertnick Funeral Home, 3219 Main St., Weirton, where funeral services will be held at 4:30pm, followed by military honors with the American Legion Honor Guard and the U.S. Army. Reverend Terry Stoops will officiate.