Throughout his career, Donald James Morris believed in giving back and contributed to many charitable organizations over the years.

A resident of Mill Valley, Mr. Morris died on May 20, 2013. He was 79.

Mr. Morris was an accomplished banker of 55 years and was an officer at the Bank of Sonoma and the Bank of Petaluma.

He served involved with Rotary clubs and served as Petaluma Valley Rotary president from 1996 and 1997. He was also involved with Kiwans.

Mr. Morris served 10 years on the board of the local Boys & Girls club.

He is survived by his children: Dawn Morris of Windsor, Stephen Morris of Windsor, Jaymie Morris of Santa Clara, Andrea Cervelli of Benicia and Donald Morris Jr. of Clarksville, Tenn.; grandchildren and great grandchildren.

At the family's request, memorial contributions may be made to the local Boys & Girls Club.