Morris C. "Bob" Bailey

January 4, 1923March 18, 2010

Morris C. “Bob” Bailey passed away Thursday, March 18, 2010. He was born January 4, 1923 and was a veteran of WWII.

Morris was a member of VFW Post 213 and Verhovay Club and was a Milton Hershey Alumni. He enjoyed jazz, dancing, sports, gardening and was a talented artist and jokester.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Carrie.

He is survived by his two sons, Steven R. Bailey and his wife, Pamela of Etters and James E. Bailey and his wife, Amy of Dauphin; four daughters, Frances D. DeGroot and her husband, Rik of Monticello, NY, Janice M. Kistler and her husband, Robert of Palmerton, PA, Annette Jacobs and her husband, John of Chambersburg and Lisa Sweger of Rutherford. He is also survived by eleven grandchildren, Melissa, Eric, Angela, Erin, Matthew, Christopher, Michael, Caleb, Ashley, Jaimee and Benji and four great grandchildren.

Funeral Services will be held on Sunday, March 21, 2010 at 7:00PM in the Neill Funeral Home, 3501 Derry Street, Harrisburg with visitation beginning at 5:00PM. Burial will be on Monday, March 22, 2010 at 10:30AM in Indiantown Gap National Cemetery, Annville.


  • Funeral Service Sunday, March 21, 2010
  • Burial Monday, March 22, 2010

Morris C. "Bob" Bailey

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Ashley Bailey

March 24, 2010

This candle is in memory of you poppop how the light in you never went out and it will keep going strong in you forever.

Lisa Sweger

March 24, 2010

To a wonderful and great father and grandfather you will be truly missed and you'll always be in our hearts.Every day that goes by we will be thinking of you. Love Lisa,Jaimee and Benji

Ashley Bailey

March 24, 2010

I miss you so much poppop. I will think about you everyday.You were not just my grandfather you were my father and that I will cherish for the rest of my life.You were a loving father and grandfather you were my hero.I hope grandma is taking good care of you and I know you'll be watching me. Love Ashley and Zachary. You will be missed and you'll always be in my heart.

March 22, 2010

Sorry to all of you for your loss. Also sorry that I can not be there during this time. Peace to all of you.Love Diane Jacobs

March 21, 2010

dear jim and all your family, my deep felt sorrows for you all. what a terrific guy your dad was. he will be missed by so many. condolences are also from my friend who also knew yor dad. love to all tina bertolet and larry

March 21, 2010

To the Bailey family;
I'm very sorry to hear of the loss of "Uncle Morris" and regret that I cannot be there. My thoughts and prayers are with you. We will all remember the fond memories and good time we shared with Uncle Morris.

Charles (Bobby) Stoyer

Dave West

March 21, 2010

Steve, you and your family have my sympathy. My thoughts and prayers are with you.

March 20, 2010

So sorry for your loss. Let the memories of the good times console you. My thoughts and prayers go out to you.

john jacobs

March 20, 2010

Dear Pop Pop, I like you So much! I wish God could take good care of you. Love, Caleb Jacobs + Mom, and Dad too.

John & Caleb Jacobs

March 20, 2010

Dear Pop Pop I like you So much! I wish God can take good care of you. Love, Caleb