Kenneth R. Morss

August 5, 1943 - March 24, 2014

by: SUBMITTED PHOTO - Kenneth R. MorssKenneth R. Morss, 70, passed away March 24, 2014 at the Hospice Care Center in Longview, Wash. He was a member of the Churchof Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints.

Ken worked for Tualatin Fire for 10 years as Division Chief of Emergency Services. He later served as Fire Chief in Boise, Idaho. He moved back to Tualatin and in 1989 went to work for the Washington State Patrol/Fire Marshal Division where he served as Deputy State Fire Marshal until 2010 when he retired.

He leaves his wife, Linda, and four children, Phil Morss (Vannessah), Julie Thomas (Alan), Charles Morss (Jennifer) and Becky Morss. He also leaves 17 grandchildren and 1 great grandson.

Memorial services will be held Saturday, April 26, 2014 at 2:00 p.m. at the Tualatin Valley Fire & Rescue Training Center South, 12400 SW Tonquin Rd, Sherwood, OR 97140.

In lieu of flowers, there has been a memorial fund set up with the Washington State Employees Credit Union: Kenneth R. Morss Memorial Fund, P.O. Box WSECU, Olympia, WA 98507, to help with final expenses.