|Birth: ||Jan. 16, 1919|
Rock Island County
|Death: ||Jul. 25, 1994|
Gerald A. Lofgren, 75, Geneseo, died Monday, July 25, 1994, at Genesis Medical Center, East Campus, Davenport.
Mr. Lofgren was born Jan. 16, 1919, in Moline, the son of Arthur and Edna Belle Boyd Lofgren. He married Rosemary Pisman May 11, 1946, in Moline.
He had been employed at John Deere Harvester Plow and Planter Works, Moline, for 34 years, retiring in 1977.
He was a member of St. Malachy's Catholic Church, Geneseo, United Auto Workers 34, Moline, Henry County Farm Bureau, Henry County Chapter 379 of the American Association of Retired Persons, Geneseo Senior Citizens, Henry County Senior Citizens, Quad City Plus 60 Club, Henry County Project Council 1987-89. He was a World War II Army veteran. He served as sergeant in the 1301st Engineers of the Army during World War II. He received the Western Illinois Council on Aging Award for Volunteerism in May 1991. He enjoyed bingo, reading and traveling.
Survivors include the widow; daughters and sons-in-law, Janet and Daryl DeGerengel, Geneseo, Linda and Thomas "David'' Clark, Colona, Pamela and Joseph Talbot Sr., Charlotte, N.C.; a son and daughter-in-law, Steven and Sharon Lofgren, Geneseo; nine grandchildren; sisters, Arlene Buegge, San Jacinto, Calif., Ruth Thompson, Morrison County; and brothers, Calvin and Andre Lofgren, both of East Moline.
Services are 10:30 a.m. Thursday at Stackhouse- Moore Funeral Homes, Myers Chapel, Geneseo. Burial is in Greenview Memorial Gardens, East Moline.
Visitation is 6 to 9 p.m. Wednesday, with a Christian wake service at 8:30.
Memorials may be made to St. Malachy Building Fund or the Geneseo Senior Citizens.
Arthur Lewis Lofgren (1887 - 1972)
Edna Belle Boyd Lofgren (1888 - 1949)
Rosemary Pisman Lofgren (1924 - 2010)
Arthur J Lofgren (1917 - 1990)*
Gerald A Lofgren (1919 - 1994)
Calvin Franklin Lofgren (1927 - 2005)*
Greenview Memorial Gardens
Rock Island County
Created by: Terri Burris
Record added: May 10, 2013
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