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Bortnick, Morris

Morris Bortnick, 87, of Kansas City, Missouri, passed away Tuesday, Dec. 20, 2016 at Armour Oaks Senior Living. Graveside services were set to take place Wednesday, Dec. 21, at Mount Moriah Cemetery, The New Reform section. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests contributions to Autism Society The Heartland, PO Box 4455, Olathe, KS 66063.


Morris was born June 7, 1929, in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, the son of Joseph and Cecile (Berline) Bortnick. 

As a child he was diagnosed as having Autism and was cared for by his parents until their deaths at which time he moved to Armour Oaks where he was given exceptional care. 

Morris was a gentle soul and he will be greatly missed by his family.

He is survived by his brothers and sisters-in-law: Bernard and Rachel Bortnick, Dallas, Texas, and Dr. Eugene and Catherine Bortnick, Prairie Village, Kansas; and his sister: Sarah Rotman, Independence, Missouri, and 14 nieces and nephews.

Online condolences may be left for the family at www.louismemorialchapel.com.

Arrangements by The Louis Memorial Chapel, 816-361-5211.