Ted L. Morris of Rootstown, passed away on Sunday, May 28, 2017.

Ted was born in Belvidere, Illinois on November 21, 1955 to parents Richard and Carol (Lindaas) Morris. He was retired as a machinist for Pneumatic Scale in Akron where he had worked for many years. Ted was also a veteran of the Marine Corps where he'd served four years.

Ted is survived by his wife Betsy (nee Stennerson) Morris, his children: Matthew Morris, Adam (Erin) Morris, Sarah (Sean) Pastor and his mother Carol Morris. Surviving also are his grandchildren: Catey and Noah Morris, Emmalee and Molly Morris, Nathan, Zachary and Alexander Pastor and his siblings: Carol (Steve) Reando, Shirley (Gene) Anderson, Nancy (Terry) Robertson, Gene (Tanya) Morris, Sue (Jim) Embry and Mary (Charlie) MacMahon. He also leaves his brother-in-law Jay Frye.

He was preceded in death by his father, and his sister Donna Frye.

A celebration of Ted's life will be held at a later date.

Condolences and memories may be shared at www.wood-kortright-borkoski.com.

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