Baker City, Oregon
Patrick Allen Morris, 41, of St. Helens, a former Baker City resident, died Oct. 28, 2001, at his home surrounded by family and friends.
A memorial service in his honor is scheduled at 10 a.m. Monday in Baker City at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 2625 Hughes Lane. There will be a memorial service at St. Helens Friday at the Moose Lodge, No. 591.
Mr. Morris was born on Sept. 11, 1960, at the old St. Elizabeth Hospital in Baker City. He was an avid hunter and loved the mountains and fishing for anything and everything. He loved animals, especially his cats and dogs.
He worked for The Goads, a Christian music group, driving their truck, hauling their equipment and setting up for concerts. He loved trucking and seeing the country. The Goads became a second family to him.
He was a wonderful man and will be missed by all who had the privilege to know him.
He was preceded in death by his father, Duane Bert Morris; maternal grandparents, Conrad and Madeline Allen; and paternal grandparents, William and Lena Morris.
Survivors include his mother and stepfather, Patricia and Alan Bork of St. Helens; brothers and their wives, Duane and Gayleen Morris and their son, Allen, all of Baker City, and William and Terri Morris of Creswell; stepbrother and his wife, Chris and Terry Bork, and their daughter, Holly, of Bonners Ferry, Idaho; stepsisters, Angie Bork and her son, Shawn, of Portland, Gina Bork of Klickitat, Wash., and Lisa Bork of New York City; grandmother, Betty Allen of Baker City; and numerous aunts, uncles, cousins and lots of good friends.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Patrick Allen Morris Memorial Fund at the St. Helens Credit Union.
Used with permission from: The Baker City Herald, Baker City, Oregon, November 2, 2001
Transcribed by: Belva Ticknor