william  morris
William C. "B" Morris, 57, of Weirton, WV, died Tuesday September 15, 2009 at the Kindred Hospital in Oakdale, PA. Bill was born on November 30, 1951, in Steubenville, OH, a son of the late Nick and Helen "Sis" (Higgins) Morris. Bill retired from Weirton Steel after 36 years of service where he worked in the Ban Wareroom in the Strip Steel. He was a member of the Weirton Heights Memorial Baptist Church, American Legion Post 10 and the Moose Lodge 688. Bill is survived by his wife, Rose Mary (Dellatorre) Morris, whom he married on July 24, 1980; his two sons, Michael Morris and his girlfriend Brandi Worden of Huntington Beach, CA, and Nick Morris of Weirton, WV; his daughter, Leanne Morris, and her fiancé Lee Cottrill of Weirton, WV; his brother, Jay Morris and his wife Tina of Wheeling, WV; his sister, Patti Bohn and her husband David of Weirton, WV; his granddaughter, Kalee Cottrill. Visitation will be 4-8PM Thursday at the Greco- Hertnick Funeral Home, 3219 Main Street Weirton, WV. Additional visitation will be held 10AM until time of funeral services at 11AM Friday at the Weirton Heights Memorial Baptist Church, Weirton, WV. The Reverend William C. Stout will preside. Interment will follow at the Chestnut Ridge Cemetery, Florence, PA Memorial contributions may be made to the Weirton Heights Memorial Baptist Church, 121 Ivy Street Weirton, WV 26062.

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  1. Patti and Jay and Rose, you have my deepest sympathy on your loss of your brother and husband. I have many memories of Bill from when we lived in the Bel-Air area and from high school. My prayers are with you at your time of need. Nick Kundrat

  2. Rose Mary and family, I can not tell you how sorry I am for your painful and tragic loss. Bill was quite a guy and loved by everyone. Sam and I were so happy to have you two for that happy visit last summer and will never forget all we did together. You all take care and know you are in my continual prayers and thoughts. To Patty and Jay and families, I extend my deepest sympathy for the loss of your dear brother, brother in law, uncle, and most of all, friend. I know you will miss him deeply. From hearing him talk of you, he thought the world of you all. To the rest of the familes, you are all in my thoughts and prayers. God Bless and keep you through this sad time. Suzanne


  4. To the Morris Family, We are so sorry to hear of Bill’s passing. Please know that thoughts and prayers are with you. Mike and Toni Gurskey

  5. Dear Rose Mary, Patti and Jay, You are in our thoughts and prayers at this difficult time. Your Texas cousins, Jim & Barbara Word, Barbara & Terry Hawkins Glenn Word Beth & Mike Longwell

  6. The Morris Family, I am so sorry to hear about your loss. Worked with Bill quite a few years in the mill and shared some time afterwards also. You have our deepest sympathy. Will be missed dearly.

  7. Patti,Jay,and all the Morris family,I am sorry for your loss,Bill was a great guy and he will be missed by all that knew him.God bless all of you.

  8. Dear Family, Our thoughts and prayers are with each one of you during such a sad time. We grew up together in the same neighborhood. Having such fond memories of what a wonderful person Bill has always been. May God keep you close.

  9. Just wanted to extend my condolences to the entire family. I have nothing but the GREATEST memories of B and will always remember his wit. I’m sorry to say I haven’t seen him much in the last few years since I moved to Indiana, but I had a lot of great times with him. What a great guy! Vjecnaja Pamjat.

  10. Dear Rose Mary, Patti & Jay, Our thoughts and prayers are with you all. Your Florida cousins, John & Brenda (Higgins) Chiasson John & Becky Chiasson, Jr. James Chiasson Sqt. Alfred & Karie Chiasson

  11. Patty & Family, I am so sorry to hear of your loss. Bill was a great guy & always could be counted on to make everyone laugh. Sincerely “Jimmy” Musulin

  12. To Family and Friends, my condolences for such a loss.”B” was a super guy and good friend. I’m really sorry I didn’t see more of him. Too far apart. Jimmy Allen

  13. I am so sorry to learn of the death of Bill. We both graduated in the class of 1969 from Weir High. He was a very nice person then and always polite and kind. My heart and prayers go out to you all. JoAnn Locascio Green

  14. Dear Rosemary, I really didn’t know your husband but Aunt Mary said he was a nice man. I know what it feels like to lose a husband. If you need anything please don’t hesitate to call. I was very sorry I couldn’t be there for you. You have a very close-knit family and I’m sure they were there. Peace and God Bless you and your family. 740-264-6150(my phone number). M.Jane Barney

  15. Dear Patti and Family, I am so sorry for your loss. I will keep you in my prayers during this difficult time. Im sure Bill is catching up with your Mom and Dad. Love, Sherri and Mark

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