January 31, 1993 - July 14, 2021
Zachary T. “Zip” Morris, age 28, of Manteno passed away Wednesday, July 14, 2021 at his home. He was born January 31, 1993 in Kankakee, the son of Robert & Ann (Kemnitz) Morris. Zach was a loving son. He was a fan of the NBA, especially the Chicago Bulls. He loved his podcasts and music. He was a big jokester and was always sarcastic and funny. Surviving are his mother, Ann Kemnitz of Manteno; his father and step-mother, Robert & Tammi Morris of Destin, FL; one brother, Jaiden Morris of Destin, FL; two step-brothers, Ryan (Raven) LeClaire of Bradley and their son, Phoenix and Brandon (Taylor) Provost of Bourbonnais and their son Sage; one step-sister, Lauren Gross of Bradley; his maternal grandfather, Edward Kemnitz Sr. of Manteno; paternal grandparents, Dan & Carol Morris of Bradley and Rev. Larry & Jolene Hucker of FL; paternal great-grandmother, Mae Morris of Kankakee; godchild, Bradford Martin of Bradley; special cousins, Elisha Harris of Bourbonnais and Brandy (Derek) Buchmeier of Manteno; his best friends, Joey Martino and Kayla Hanson; uncles, Eddie Kemnitz Jr. of Golconda, Scott Kemnitz of Golconda, and Tim & Jody Morris of UT; aunts, Lisa Harris of Bourbonnais, Tonya & Paul Grabowski FL, and Trena & Kevin Robert South Carolina ; and many more cousins and friends. Zach is preceded in death by his maternal grandmother, Anita Kemnitz; great-grandfather, George Morris; and great-aunt, Delma Burkhalter. Visitation will be held from 3 p.m. until the time of the 6:30 p.m. funeral service on Monday, July 19, 2021 at Clancy-Gernon Funeral Home in Manteno. Cremation rites will be accorded following the services. The family would like to give a special thanks to his caregivers. Memorials may be made to Friedrichs Ataxia at www.curefa.org.
Zachary T. “Zip” Morris, age 28, of Manteno passed away Wednesday, July 14, 2021 at his home. He was born January 31, 1993 in Kankakee, the son of Robert & Ann (Kemnitz) Morris. Zach was a loving son. He was a fan of the NBA, especially... View Obituary & Service Information
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