Roger Morrison, a Santa Barbara resident, age 79, passed away on April 13, 2017. He is survived by his wife Joan Morrison, his sister Hana Hanleigh of Santa Fe, NM, and his sister and brother-in-law Laurine and Chuck Meyer of Tubac, AZ. He was preceded in death by his sister Linda Coppins. Roger was born on July 30, 1937 in Spokane, WA, where he graduated from John Rogers High School. He served 4 years in the U.S. Navy, after which he enrolled and gradiated from the San Francisco Art Academy. Roger married Joan Okimoto on July 29, 1971 in San Francisco. He was employed as Art Director for several major publications including Road and Track Magazine. Roger was an avid fan of Formula One car racing, and a passionate collector of Asian antiques. His favorite activities included local architecture tours and continuing education courses. An informal memorial will be held Sunday July 30, 2017 at 12 pm at Rocky Nook Park.