|Birth: ||Jan. 27, 1921|
|Death: ||May 13, 2011|
Carroll DeVore, 90, of Muscatine, died on Friday, May 13, 2011, at Carrington Place in Muscatine. Funeral Service will be at 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday, May 17, 2011, at the Ralph J. Wittich-Riley-Freers Funeral Home. Mary Howell will officiate the service. Burial will take place in Overman Cemetery in Atalissa. Visitation will be from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday, May 17, 2011, at the funeral home. Memorials may be made to the Iowa Hospice or the American Cancer Society. Carroll was born on February 27, 1921, in Atalissa, the son of Dewey and Beryl Arnold DeVore. He married Mary Maxine Davis on November 25, 1945. She preceded him in death on February 8, 2008. Carroll farmed for several years and later worked at Heinz, retiring in 1984. He was a member of the Over 50 Club and loved tinkering with clocks. He also enjoyed traveling, including taking bus trips to local casinos. He enjoyed spending time fishing at his cabin on the river. Most of all, he enjoyed spending time with his family and friends.
He was preceded in death by his wife; his parents; two sons, Edward and Kenneth; one great-grandson; one brother, Don DeVore; and three sisters, Frances Jackson and two in infancy.
Wittich-Riley-Freers Funeral Home Obituary
Dewey Devore (1898 - 1977)
Beryl J Devore (1900 - 1995)
M Maxine Davis DeVore (1925 - 2008)
Carroll D DeVore (1921 - 2011)
Alma DeVORE (1926 - 1926)*
Nelda JEAN DeVORE (1932 - 1932)*
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Record added: Apr 24, 2012
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