obit: August Anton Morris
A funeral mass for August Antone Morris, 84, of Rosenberg, will be held at 10:00 A. M., Thursday,
March 24, 2011 at Holy Rosary Catholic Church in Rosenberg with Father William D. Bartniski
officiating. Interment will follow in Greenlawn Memorial Park in Rosenberg. Visitation will be held from
4:00 P. M. until 8:00 P. M., with a rosary being recited at 7:15 P. M., Wednesday, March 23, 2011 at
Davis-Greenlawn Funeral Chapel in Rosenberg.
August was born May 2, 1926 in East Bernard to Ignatius Morris and Hermina Kopecky Morris. He served his country proudly in the United States Navy during WWII in the Pacific and was awarded the Distinguished Flying Cross Medal. He was a member of Holy Rosary Catholic Church in Rosenberg. He passed away March 19, 2011 in Richmond.
August is preceded in death by his wife, Annie Belle McCain Morris; his parents, Ignatius and Hermina Morris; and many siblings.
Pallbearers will include John Bryan, Mark Bryan, Austin Morris, Dale McCain, Steve Andel and RonnieSturrock. Honorary pallbearers will include Charlie Kopecky, Mark Kopecky and Jimmy Kopecky.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in memory of August to Holy Rosary Catholic Church, 1416 George Street, Rosenberg, Texas, 77471.
Submitted by Ron New