In Memory of Janice R. Morriss 1944-2018 | Obituary | St. Joseph Mo

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Janice Morriss - In Memory of Janice R. Morriss 1944-2018 | Obituary | St. Joseph MoJanice R. Morriss, 73, St. Joseph, Missouri, passed away Monday, September 24, 2018.

She was born October 28, 1944, to Raymond Harold and May Lucille (Walters) Cadwallader in St. Joseph.

Janice married Lawrence Dent Morriss on December 10, 1971. He preceded her in death July 4, 2014.

Janice Morriss was a beloved wife and loving mother and grandmother. Janice’s entire family has many fond memories of her going all out for family gatherings, especially at Christmas time. She took great care in her decorating and creating a beautiful yard with lots of flowers. Janice was a very talented artist, and once served as president of the Heartland Art Association.

She loved the Lord and her family and was a great American patriot. You could always go to her, as she was very caring and encouraging. Family was everything to Janice. Her family will deeply miss her.

She was preceded in death by her husband; parents; daughters, Elizabeth and Mary Andres; and sister, Betty Miller.

Survivors include her son, Joseph “Bernard” Andres, Fayetteville, North Carolina; daughter, Hallie Morriss-Thompson (Eric), St. Joseph, Missouri; step-daughter, Lisa Morriss-Sherry (Danny), Leawood, Kansas; step-son, Lawrence Morriss, Jr. (Jane), Leawood, Kansas; grandchildren, Grace, Calvin, and Blakeley Thompson, Joshua Andres, Tiffany Ueligger, Nathan Johnson, Audrey Daugherity, and Phillip and Courtney Christ; step-grandchildren, Jason, Sam, and Jenny Sherry and Megan, Andrew, and Katherine Morriss; great-grandchildren, Zayden and Bria Johnson, Luke and Victoria Andres, and Jaxon Daugherity; sisters, Linda Gentzell (Dennis) and Brenda Marney (George); brother-in-law, Dick Miller; and numerous nieces, nephews, and cousins.

Farewell Services 3:00 P.M. Saturday, Meierhoffer Funeral Home & Crematory. Interment Memorial Park Cemetery. The family will gather with friends 6:00 to 8:00 P.M. Friday, Meierhoffer Funeral Home & Crematory. Flowers are appreciated and for those wishing to make a contribution, the family requests they be made to the Noyes Home for Children. Online guest book and obituary at www.meierhoffer.com.