Feb. 8, 1940 Centerville Appanoose County Iowa, USA
Apr. 26, 1990 Davenport Scott County Iowa, USA
DAVENPORT - Services for Donald E. McCoy, 50, of 930 W. Locust St., will be 10 a.m. Monday at McGinnis, Chambers and Sass Funeral Home, Bettendorf. Burial will be in Blue Grass Cemetery, Blue Grass, Iowa. Visitation will be from 2 - 5 p.m. Sunday.
He died Thursday at his home, after a year long illness.
He was a foundry worker at the former Frank Foundries, Blackhawk Foundry and Keller Foundry. He later worked in the construction business until illness forced his retirement. Mr. McCoy married Janice Bloom in 1972 in Rock Island.
He served in the Air Force
He was a baptized member of Immanuel Lutheran Church, Davenport.
His hobbies included fishing, singing and playing the guitar.
Memorials may be made to the family.
Survivors include his wife; daughters, Patricia (Mrs. Allen) Ferrel and Michele McCoy, both of Davenport; a son, Donald E. Jr., stationed with the Marine Corps in Okinawa, Japan; four grandchildren; his mother, Virginia Mae Burton, Davenport, and sisters, Denise (Mrs. Juan) Valles, Doreen (Mrs. Bryan) May and DaVonna (Mrs. Paul) Manley, and brothers, David, Dale, Darwin and Danny Burton, all of Davenport.
*** The obituary does not mention Don's first wife, Barbara Heck, whom he married in 1959. She was the mother of Donald Jr. and Patricia.