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David W. Morris

10/4/1954 - 2/10/2018

NORTH PEKIN ~ David Wayne Morris, 63, of North Pekin, passed away at 3 p.m. Saturday, February 10, 2018 at his residence.
Born October 4, 1954 in Chicago to Sarah Lee Eldamain, he married Mary Beever on December 17, 2004.  She survives.
Also surviving are one daughter, Becky (Fred) Lawcock of Creve Coeur; two sons, James Terry of North Pekin and Randy (Megan) Kerby of Green Valley; six grandchildren, Izac and Cazi of Clearwater, Florida, Cole and Hunter Kerby of Green Valley, and Mackenzie and Jackson Lawcock of Creve Coeur.
David previously taught computer science at Illinois Central College.  He also had worked in medical software for Lincoln Christian Village and as a network engineer for Retired Computer Analysts.
David liked traveling and collecting antiques, especially trains and old phones.  He loved his DeWalt tools and being in his workshop.  His grandchildren were his greatest joy.
Cremation will be accorded by Preston-Hanley Funeral Homes & Crematory in Pekin.  The family will host a celebration of his life at a later date.
Memorial contributions may be given to the American Diabetes Association at 2501 Chatham Rd. Ste. 210 Springfield, IL 62704.