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Robert W. Morris MONTPELIER — Robert W. “Bob” Morris, 58, of River Street, passed away on Saturday, May 4, 2019, at his home. Born on May 16, 1960, in Barre City, he was the son of Richard W. Morris and Joan (Calderara) Billingham. Bob attended elementary school in Lebanon, New Hampshire, and graduated from Lebanon High School in 1978. In October of 1984, he married Donna Koaster in Moretown. After they married, they made their home in Montpelier. Bob was a gas technician for Amerigas and Duke Energy before retiring due to illness. He was a member of the St. Augustine Catholic Church in Montpelier. In his spare time, Bob enjoyed flagging at Thunder Road and working at various other jobs at the racetrack. He also enjoyed driving his Camaro and riding his motorcycle although most of all, he thoroughly enjoyed time spent with his granddaughter, family and friends. Survivors include his wife, Donna Morris; his son, Joseph Morris; his granddaughter, Baylee Morris; his mother, Joan Billingham; his father, Richard Morris and wife Rose; his sisters Doreen Deragon and Donna Fillian; his favorite niece, Kim; as well as numerous nieces, nephews, sisters-in-law, brothers-in-law, aunts and uncles. He was predeceased by his grandparents Joseph and Leah Calderara and Mickey and Howard Durand; his in-laws; his uncle, Nod Osmer; his sisters-in-law Gail and Amy; and his brothers-in-law Chris Deragon and Raymond Durand. A graveside service to honor and celebrate his life will be held on Friday, May 10, 2019, at 11 a.m. in Hope Cemetery in Barre. Family and friends may call on Thursday from 6 to 8 p.m. in the Hooker and Whitcomb Funeral Home, 7 Academy St., Barre. For a memorial guestbook, visit www.hookerwhitcomb.com.

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