Glenn Richard Morris – December 28, 2017

Glenn Richard Morris, 86, of Canton formerly of New Philadelphia, died Thursday, December 28, 2017, in Allay Senior Care Center at Canton.

Born on December 29, 1930, at New Philadelphia, He is the son of the late Emila (Fred) Elliott and Harry (Virgie) Morris. Glenn was a 1948 graduate of New Philadelphia High School and was employed by Union Camp at Dover for 44 years prior to his retirement. He was an avid golfer and enjoyed traveling to visit family.

Glenn is survived by his son, Richard Morris of Canton; a granddaughter, Stacy Morris of Hilliard; a brother, Jesse (Joyce) Elliott of Indiana and a sister, Barb (Gary) McCain of New Philadelphia. In addition to his parents, Glenn was preceded in death by his wife, Betty Morris and his sister, Ruth Sterns.

In keeping with Glenn’s wishes, there are no public services. Burial alongside his wife will take place in Evergreen Burial Park in New Philadelphia. The Linn-Hert-Geib Funeral Home & Crematory is handling arrangements. Those wishing to do so may send the family a personal condolence and light a candle in remembrance of Glenn by visiting the funeral home’s website at

Linn-Hert-Geib Funeral Home & Crematory

116 Second Street NE, New Philadelphia, Ohio 44663

Geib Funeral Service
5600 North Wooster Avenue, Dover, Ohio 44622

Geib Pet Crematory
5600 North Wooster Avenue, Dover, Ohio 44622