Charles Robert Morrison
February 27, 1931 – April 11, 2019
Robert Charles Morrison, 88, of Bettendorf, passed away, Thursday, April 11, 2019 at Trinity Bettendorf.
Private family services will be held. Entombment will take place at Davenport Memorial Park. The Runge Mortuary is assisting the family with arrangements. Online tributes may be expressed at www.rungemortuary.com.
Charles was born on February 27, 1931 in Hannibal, MO, the son of Charles and Emma Morrison. He was united in marriage to Betty Jane Groves on July 9, 1950 in St. Louis, Missouri. She preceded him in death on August 21, 2009.
Charles was an artist and loved to color and paint. He was a hard worker and a true “Jack of all trades”. He enjoyed spending time hunting, fishing and hunting mushrooms, watching western movies, cooking, gardening and scenic drive along the river. Charles especially loved playing the penny slots at the casino and trying his luck in Las Vegas.
Those left to honor his memory include his children, Janet Allen, David (Vickie Benton) Morrison, and Beth Bierman; grandchildren Travis Allen, Brooke (Dan) Vanbuskirk, Keeley Allen, Joshua Morrison, Blake Bierman (Samantha Palmer), Richie Morrison (Nicole Hughes), Brittany Kuhrt, and Brandon (Kelly) Kuhrt; and 10 great grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents, wife and son-in-law, Doug Kuhrt.