Cody L. Morris

Cody Lee “Guppie” Morris, 29, of New Berlin, died Tuesday, April 20, 2021, at Memorial Medical Center.

He was born August 8, 1991, in Springfield, the son of Greg and Cindy Sapp Morris.  

He graduated from New Berlin High School in 2009 and was employed as the Superintendent of Streets for the Village of New Berlin. Guppie was one of the leaders of the SouthSide Socials Scooter Gang.  

Survivors include his parents, Greg and Cindy Morris of New Berlin and girlfriend, Shelby Roesch of New Berlin.

Services were held Sunday, April 25, 2021, at Knight of Columbus #4372 Hall in New Berlin.  

Cremation was provided by Butler Cremation Tribute Center following ceremonies.

Memorials may be made to Cody “Guppie” Morris Memorial Fund (c/o Marine Bank) or the New Berlin-Island Grove Fire and EMS, P.O. Box 224, New Berlin, IL 62670. Butler Funeral Home, New Berlin was in charge of arrangements.