Dakota Ray Morrison, 26, of Chester, IL; born on December 14, 1995 in Red Bud, IL the son of Eugene Ray Morrison, Jr. and Helena (Gillison) Knope; passed away on Friday, April 22, 2022 in Steeleville, IL.
Dakota served in the United States Marine Corps as a M.P. He was honorably discharged in 2019 after serving five years of active duty. Dakota enjoyed riding motorcycles and spending time with his dog, Charlie. His tattoos had a lot of meaning to him.
He was preceded in death by his grandpa – Eugene Morrison, Sr. and aunt – Mary Johnson.
Dakota is survived by his parents; sisters – Dusty Wilson of Sparta, IL and Danielle Mecke of FL; niece – Katana Miller; nephew – Rayden Wilson; other relatives and friends.
Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.heilschuessler.com.
Memorial contributions may be made to the family.
The visitation will be held on Tuesday, April 26, 2022 at Heil-Schuessler & Sinn Funeral Home in Sparta, IL from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. and on Wednesday, April 27, 2022 from 12:00 to 1:00 p.m. Funeral services will begin at 1:00 p.m. on Wednesday, April 27, 2022 with Pastor Paul Hahn officiating. Interment will take place at Caledonia Cemetery in Sparta, IL.
Heil-Schuessler & Sinn Funeral Home in Sparta, IL is in charge of arrangements.