Raymond T. Morris, 90

Raymond T. MorrisRaymond T. “Ray” Morris entered into Eternal Life on Oct. 23, 2015, at the age of 90 years. Resident of Mequon.

Survived by his beloved wife of 37 years, Joanne; daughters, Betsy (Matthew) Partridge, Patricia (Michael) McEnery, Kimberly (Dr. Patrick) Kelley, Kerry (Thomas) Kempen and Kristen (John) Sayner; and eight grandchildren. Ray was preceded in death by his first wife, Lynn and his grandson Andrew Partridge.

Ray took great pride in serving his Catholic church and being a volunteer in many public and automobile organizations. He was the general manager and owner and of Metropolitan Cadillac for 32 years and, in 1980, was named Time magazine Quality Dealer Award winner for the state of Wisconsin. Ray served his country in the U.S. Army 82nd Airborne division during World War II. He was the past chairman of the St. Michael Hospital Community Foundation, Auto Dealers of Mega Milwaukee, Neighborhood House of Milwaukee, St. James Catholic Church Parish Council, county chairman of Archbishop’s Fund Appeal and a director of the Greater Milwaukee Better Business Bureau.

Ray enjoyed tennis, golf, gin rummy and being an Irishman.

The family would like to extend a very heartfelt thank you to Luther Manor – River Oaks for their loving care.

Visitation will be held on Wednesday, October 28, from 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. at Lumen Christi Catholic Church, 2700 W. Mequon Road, at the corner of Range Line Road, Mequon, followed by the celebration of the Mass of Christian Burial at 11:30 a.m.
Entombment at Holy Cross Cemetery will be private for the family.

Memorials in Ray’s name may be made to Lumen Christi Helping Hand Fund, 11300 N. St. James Lane, Mequon, 53092.

The family is being assisted by Feerick Funeral Home, Shorewood, 414-9628383.