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David T. Morris

May 17, 1949 - October 2, 2019

David, T. Morris, 70 of Munster, IN passed away peacefully, surrounded by his family on Wednesday, October 2, 2019. David was a graduate of Bishop Noll Institute. He received his business degree from St. Joseph College in East Chicago, IN. Dave was a founder of Rush electric. He was an owner of Ship Captain Crew, late…read more

David, T. Morris, 70 of Munster, IN passed away peacefully, surrounded by his family on Wednesday, October 2, 2019. David was a graduate of Bishop Noll Institute. He received his business degree from St. Joseph College in East Chicago, IN. Dave was a founder of Rush electric. He was an owner of Ship Captain Crew, later known as Cedric’s in Harvey, IL.
Dave was a loving family man with an infectious smile, which endeared him to his family and friends. He was an avid Cubs fan. Dave enjoyed fishing, golf, singing, Blackjack and cooking. When Dave walked into a room, friends knew the party started. Everyone gravitated towards his lively and legendary personality. Dave was extremely kind, generous and loyal to everyone in his life. He will be dearly missed.
Dave is survived by his wife of 45 years, Sharon; son, David C. Morris; daughter, Julie (Eric) Bukowski; grandsons, Samuel and Henry; brother, Martin Morris and sister, Madelyn Duerr. He was preceded in death by his parents, Mary (nee Cengel) and Henry Morris.
Visitation will be on Monday, October 7, 2019 from 3:00-8:00 pm at Kish Funeral Home, 10000 Calumet Ave. Munster, IN and on Tuesday, from 9:30-10:00 am at the church. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Tuesday, October 8, 2019 at 10:00 am at St. Maria Goretti Church, 500 Northgate Dr. Dyer, IN. Interment will be at St. Joseph- St. John Cemetery, Hammond, IN. Donations in Dave’s memory can be made to Hospice of the Calumet Area.

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Visitation Information

Date: Monday, October 7, 2019

Time: 3:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Kish Funeral Home

Address:

10000 Calumet Ave.
Munster, Indiana 46321

Date: Tuesday, October 8, 2019

Time: 9:30 am - 10:00 am

St. Maria Goretti Church

Address:

500 Northgate Drive
Dyer, Indiana 46311

Service Information

Date: Tuesday, October 8, 2019

Time: 10:00 am

St. Maria Goretti Church

Address:

500 Northgate Drive
Dyer, Indiana 46311

Cemetery Information

Date: Tuesday, October 8, 2019

Time: 11:30 am

St. Joseph / St. John Cemetery

Address:

1547 167th Street
Hammond, Indiana 46320

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