Kandy Kay Morris
Kandy Kay Morris
Kandy Kay Morris (66) passed away at her home in Winnemucca, NV on October 8, 2019. Kandy was born on April 7, 1953 in L’Anse, Michigan to Gloria Finley and Earl Crawford. 

Kandy grew up in L’Anse, Michigan and graduated from L’Anse High School. She married Steve Morris and the two spent 45 years of marriage together, traveling through his military career and later retiring in Winnemucca.  

Kandy volunteered for Hospice and worked for Maverick and the Smoke Shop located in Winnemucca. She loved cooking, movie nights w/ her family, and Christmas was always her favorite holiday. 

Kandy loved taking care of her family, she provided a loving home with tenderness, love and warmth. She also loved “her girls”, Kiki, susie, sophie, and lil’ man - her furry “kids” who brought her joy and happiness and they loved her back.

“The family will love her and miss her. She made all of our lives better with her in it.. now we will continue her legacy!” 

Kandy is survived by her husband; Steven Morris, Children; Chris Contreras, Melanie (Madelyn) Morris, Randy Ellis, Grandchildren; Ryan (Pablo) VanderVeen, Casey VanderVeen, Jarrod VanderVeen, Ariel Golden. Her mother; Gloria Kent, Her brother; Mike Crawford, and sisters; Debbie Selden and Lisa Johnson. 

She is preceded in death by her daughter; Kimberly Morris and her sister; Susie Lazzari.

The family would like to thank Humboldt General Hospital, HGH EMS and the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office  for their empathy and compassion. 

A Celebration of life will be held Saturday, October 19th at 4 pm at the Morris’ place of residence, 6275 Cattle Dr. Winnemucca, Nevada 89445. Contact Melanie Morris for information at 775-625-7313.