Richard E. Morris, of West Jefferson, OH, was born on July 19, 1942, and passed away Monday, March 18, 2019. He spent 18 years on the Chesapeake Bay as a Fisherman For Hire, he is retired from OSU Hospital, and he was a member of the VFW Post 7005, and the American Legion Post 201. Richard is proceeded in death by his parents: Jay and Nancy Morris, sister: Francis Sullivan, 1 step son: Charles Campbell. He entered the U.S. Military in 1960 and discharged in 1968. Richard is survived by his loving wife Linda for 33 years, 4 children: Tammy, Tracy, Jay R., and Shayne, 3 stepchildren: Chris, Paula, Craig. He will be greatly missed by his 15 grandchildren and 5 great-grandchildren, and his dog Jake. The family will receive friends at The RADER-McDONALD-TIDD FUNERAL HOME 1355 W. MAIN ST., WEST JEFFERSON, OH Saturday, March 23, 2019, from 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM, Funeral Services will immediately follow visitation at 1:00 PM. Please visit www.radermcdonaldtiddfuneralhome.com to share your condolences with the family.