David E. Morlee, 73, of Springfield died at 3:28 am Friday, November 9, 2018 at Memorial Medical Center. He was born February 26, 1945 in Springfield, the son of Robert and Euphemia (Carr) Morlee and they preceded him in death.
He was also preceded in death by one sister, Joann Hibbs.
David is survived by his one son, Matt Morlee of Springfield; two daughters, Michelle (Josh) Pryer of Springfield and Melissa (Kevin) LaBrecque of Las Vegas, NV; three grandchildren, Kaitlyn “Katie” Pryer, Austin Pryer, and Ali LaBrecque; one brother, Robert (Mary Jo) Morlee of Petersburg; one nephew, Doug Hibbs of Springfield and his shooting buddy, Bill Scott of Chatham.
David was a lifetime resident of Springfield and retired from the State of Illinois. He enjoyed going goose hunting and fishing. He loved hummingbirds and flowers. Nearly every year of his life he fished and vacationed in Tomahawk, WI.
Memorial Gathering: 4-7 pm Friday, November 16, 2018 at Staab Funeral Home- Springfield.
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