|Birth: ||Nov. 17, 1925|
|Death: ||Nov. 11, 2006|
EAST MOLINE, Ill. - Funeral services for Joseph A. Van Bunnen Sr., of East Moline, Ill., will be 11 a.m. Tuesday at the Van Hoe Funeral Home Ltd., East Moline. Burial will be in Davenport Memorial Park Cemetery, Davenport. Visitation will be one hour prior to services at the funeral home. Mr. Van Bunnen died Saturday, November 11, 2006, at Rosewood Health Care Center, Moline. Memorials may be made to the family. Mr. Van Bunnen was born November 17, 1925, in Moline, the son of Frank and Anna (DeCraene) Van Bunnen. He served in the U.S. Army during World War II, where he received The Bronze Star for Valor. He married Gladys Rendleman in 1944. He later married Anna Colleen Gram on May 22, 1971, in East Moline. He retired from the former Wagner Printers, Davenport, after many years of service. For the last 14 years he had been working for the McDonald's in East Moline. He enjoyed traveling, camping, fishing, and sitting by the river. Survivors include his wife, Anna Van Bunnen, of East Moline; daughters and sons-in-law, Loretta and Fred Anders, of East Moline, and Star and Neal Anders, of East Moline; son and daughter-in-law, Lester and Judy Palmer, of Cedar Falls, Iowa; grandchildren, Dawn, Neal Jr., Jennifer, Jim, Scott, and Dorothy; 14 great-grandchildren; great-great-granddaughter, Serenity; sister, Loraine Van Dorpe, of Sonoma, Calif.; nieces, nephews, and cousins; all his friends at the East Moline McDonald's; and his cat, Misty II. He was preceded in death by his parents.
Anna Colleen Gram Van Bunnen (1924 - 2012)*
Davenport Memorial Park
Created by: Ken Nagel
Record added: Dec 28, 2012
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