Colleen Kay Morris, 82

Colleen Kay Morris, 82, Savannah, Missouri, passed away Saturday, August 11, 2018.

She was born February 6, 1936 in Hettinger, North Dakota to Marion and Selma (Larson) Anderson.

Colleen married Vern Morris September 26, 1963.  He preceded her in death December 27, 2009.

She was a member of East Hills Church of Christ, MSTA and CTA.

Colleen taught at Minnie Cline Elementary School for 18 years.  She enjoyed cooking, flowers, gardening, baseball and spending time with her grandchildren.  Colleen was a passionate teacher and dedicated her life to her husband and children.

She was also preceded in death by her parents.

Survivors include sons, Chuck Morris (Laura),Savannah, MO, Tad Morris (Michelle), Dublin, OH, Clark Morris (Stephanie), Liberty, MO; daughter; Sara Peek (David), Savannah, MO; grandchildren, Conrad, Caden, Peyton, Connor, Jack, Jacob and Austin Morris, Michaela Kilkenny, Dayton Peek; great-granddaughter, Ivie; brother, Skip Anderson (Kathy); sister, Marlene Skold; brother-in-law, Herbert Morris; numerous nieces and nephews.

Farewell Services 10:00 A.M. Friday, Meierhoffer Funeral Home & Crematory. Interment Memorial Park Cemetery. The family will gather with friends 6:00 to 8:00 P.M. Thursday, Meierhoffer Funeral Home & Crematory. In lieu of flowers the family request donations to Camp IANEKAMO Scholarship Fund in C/O East Hills Church of Christ, 3912 Penn Street, St. Joseph, Missouri 64507. Online guest book and obituary at