Bryon Donald Morris


December 3, 1947 – November 1, 2023

It is with deep sorrow that we share the passing of Bryon Donald Morris, who peacefully passed away at home surrounded by loved ones on November 1, 2023.

Bryon Morris was born in Montreal to the late Wilfred Morris and the late Doris aka Betty (Raven). He resided most of his life in Petawawa with his wife, Jennifer Morris and their children, Jenna and Terry (Emilie); his children from his first marriage, Ian (Melanie), Johanna, and Jae; and his grandchildren, William, Sam, Liila-Leigh, Liam, and Mark. He is preceded in death by his first wife, Linda Morris (Henderson), and his sister, Jeanne Richardt. Brother-in-law to Jeannette Ballantyne-Sliwowski (Stan), Darlene McLaren-Smith (Dave), Allan McLaren (Cheryl) and the late Alex McLaren. Fond Uncle to Kasia Maves (Jonathan) and Alexandra McLaren. Fondly remembered by his extended family and friends.

Bryon’s legacy will live on in the projects and initiatives he helped shape during his lifetime. His dedication to the welfare and success of students has left an impressionable mark. His belief for the wealth of knowledge passion for education and his dedication to his community. He will be greatly missed by all who had the privilege and knowledge of working with him.

Respecting Bryon’s wishes, cremation has taken place. A memorial service will be held on November 8, 2023 at 11 am at the Petawawa Presbyterian Church, 24 Ethel Street, Petawawa. A celebration of life will be held immediately following the service in the lower level of the church. Arrangements have been entrusted to Malcolm, Deavitt and Binhammer Funeral Home. As an expression of sympathy, donations to The Dave Smith Youth Treatment Centre are appreciated. Condolences, tributes and donations may be made at