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Robert Morris, 88 of Moline, IL, formerly of Galesburg, IL, died on Wednesday, June 13, 2012 at Heartland Health Care Center, Moline, IL.

Per his wishes cremation rites have been accorded. There will be no services. Kirk, Huggins & Esterdahl Funeral Home, Ltd., Orion, is assisting with arrangements.

Robert was born on March 18, 1924 in Harvey, IL, the son of Lester and Bertha (Pratt) Morris. He married Eleanora Gibb on March 17, 1945. She preceded him in death on August 18, 2008. Robert worked for 25 years as an office manager for Brown Specialty Co. He later retired from Galesburg Auto Parts.

Survivors include
Son-in-law Alan Saunders Orion, IL
Grandson Chad (Sunday) Saunders Coal Valley, IL
Great Grandson Aiden
Many nieces & nephews

He was preceded in death by his parents; wife; daughter, Linda Saunders; and son, Jeffrey Morris.

Online condolences may be left for the family by visiting his obituary at www.esterdahl.com.