Saturday, December 20, 2014



Christopher J. Morris, 33, a lifelong Colorado resident, passed away Sept. 20, 2013, in Green Mountain Falls, Colo. He was a loving husband, son, grandson, and friend.

Memorial services were Sept. 25, 2013, at the Shrine of Remembrance “America the Beautiful” Chapel, Colorado Springs.

Christopher John Morris was born July 29, 1980, in Glenwood Springs, Colo., to John Leonard II and Margaret (Bowers) Morris.

He graduated high school in 1998 from Alamosa High School where he lettered in track and football. He later received a degree in music from Fort Lewis College in Durango, Colo., where he graduated Magna Cum Laude.

He worked as a back server in the restaurant industry, and recently founded gdcapture photography and video production.

Chris will be best remembered for his sense of humor and his love for his family. He enjoyed playing trombone and taking photos. He was an outdoorsman who was an Eagle Scout and loved camping, mountain biking and snowboarding.

Survivors include his wife, Angela, Longmont, Colo.; his mother, Margaret, Green Mountain Falls, Colo.; his father, John “Jack” (Lori Brax) Morris, Salina, Kan.; his maternal grandmother, Jean Bowers, Ottawa, Kan.; and many aunts, uncles, and cousins.

He was preceded in death by his paternal grandparents, John and Winona Morris; and his maternal grandfather, William S. Bowers.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Robert D. Sutherland Memorial Foundation, P.O. Box 1169, Niwot CO 80544-1169.

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