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Wayne Donovan McDowell
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Birth: Oct. 7, 1907
Alpha
Henry County
Illinois, USA
Death: Nov. 11, 1987
Moline
Rock Island County
Illinois, USA

Services for Wayne McDowell, 80, Alpha, are 2 PM Saturday at Peterson-Wallin-Knox Funeral Home, Alpha. Burial is in Alpha Cemetery.
Visitation is 6 to 8 PM Friday at the funeral home. Memorials may be made to Alpha Baptist Church.
He died Wednesday at Moline Public Hospital.
Mr. McDowell was born Oct 7, 1907 in Alpha. He married Dorothy Stickle July 1, 1935 in Galesburg.
He retired in 1973 as Oxford Township Road Commissioner, a position he had held for 10 years. He previously worked at John Deere Harvester, East Moline, and at one time worked in the Alpha Coal Mine.
He was a member of the church.
Survivors include the widow; daughters Ruby Graves, Oneida, and Martha Johnson, Altona; sons, Don, Woodhull, John Robert, Phoenix, Ariz; 11 grandchildren; 8 great-grandchildren; sisters, Merle Johnson, Alpha and Catherine Tiesman, Scottsdale, Ariz; and brothers Quentin, Scottsdale and Russell, Silvis. (The Argus, Rock Island, Illinois Thursday, November 12, 1987)

 
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 Parents:
  George Donley McDowell (1873 - 1936)
  Susan Caroline Beard McDowell (1880 - 1959)
 
 Spouse:
  Dorothy Stickle McDowell (1913 - 2003)
 
 Children:
  Donald W McDowell (1938 - 2010)*
 
 Siblings:
  Vivian Merle McDowell Johnson (1902 - 1997)*
  Hazel M McDowell Broline (1904 - 1958)*
  Russell Harry McDowell (1906 - 1992)*
  Wayne Donovan McDowell (1907 - 1987)
  Catherine Mohler McDowell Tiesman (1909 - 2011)*
  Herbert I McDowell (1914 - 1977)*
  Quintin Robert McDowell (1919 - 1994)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Alpha Cemetery
Alpha
Henry County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: Judi Paustian McDowell
Record added: May 12, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 26767301
Wayne Donovan McDowell
Added by: Judi Paustian McDowell
 
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