Mar. 9, 1927 Green Island Jackson County Iowa, USA
Dec. 21, 2005 Davenport Scott County Iowa, USA
Quad-City Times, The (IA) - December 22, 2005 Deceased Name: Virginia Mudd DAVENPORT - Funeral services and a Mass of Christian Burial for Virginia D."Ginnie" Mudd, 78, will be 11 a.m. Friday, December 23, 2005, at St. Mary's Catholic Church, Davenport. Burial will be in Davenport Memorial Park Cemetery. Visitation will be 4-7 p.m. today at the Halligan-McCabe-DeVries Funeral Home with a prayer service offered at 7 p.m. Ginnie died Wednesday, December 21, 2005, at her home in Davenport after a brief illness. Virginia D. Welch was born March 9, 1927, the daughter of Leland and Bertha (Eggerstedt) Welch in Green Island, Iowa. She was united in marriage to James E. Mudd on September 25, 1948. Ginnie was an active parishioner at St. Mary's and a member of the Altar and Rosary Society. She had worked as a Registered Nurse, at the former Mercy Hospital, retiring in 1987 after 25 years of service. In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to either the Friendly House Food Pantry or Project Aide. Survivors include her husband, James Sr., and their children, a daughter, Mary (Mrs. Eric) Haut, Davenport, and sons, Gerard "Jerry" (Yvonne) Mudd, Rockford, Ill., and Andrew Mudd, Davenport; a daughter-in-law, Marilee Mudd, Ottawa, Ill.; six grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; a brother, Richard Welch, Maquoketa, Iowa; as well as numerous nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents, a son, James E. Mudd Jr., December 18, 2004, and three brothers, Jacob, Donald and John Welch. Online remembrances and condolences may be expressed by visiting Ginnie's obituary at www.hmdfuneralhome.com. Quad-City Times, The (IA) Date: December 22, 2005 Author: Quad-City Times Staff Edition: All Page: C4 Record Number: MERLIN_877069 Copyright 2005, Lee Enterprises, Incorporated d/b/a The Quad-City Times, All Rights Reserved.