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 Hoover D Berry

Hoover D Berry

Birth
Conway, Faulkner County, Arkansas, USA
Death 13 Aug 1998 (aged 69)
Iowa City, Johnson County, Iowa, USA
Burial Rock Island, Rock Island County, Illinois, USA
Plot Y - 164
Memorial ID 361768 · View Source
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Services for Hoover D. Berry, 69, of 820 21st St., East Moline, are 1 p.m. Monday at Sullivan-Phillips Mortuary Ltd., East Moline, Minister Wm. E. Berry officiating. Burial is in Rock Island National Cemetery, with military rites conducted by East Moline American Legion 227 and VFW 2056.

Visitation is from 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.

Mr. Berry died Thursday, Aug. 13, 1998, at Iowa City Veterans Hospital.

He was born Nov. 4, 1928, in Conway, Ark., the son of William Berry Sr. and Floy Butts Berry.

He was employed at International Harvester Farmall Works, Rock Island, in the heat treat department for 42 years, retiring in 1988. He was a Korean Conflict Army veteran. He enjoyed people and fellowship. He liked old cars and talking about history.

He had a special place in his heart for his relatives, especially Eric and Gene McCorkel, which he referred to as "Big Berry" and "Genie Gal."

Surviving is a sister-in-law, Helen Berry, East Moline.
(Rock Island Argus, Aug. 15, 1998)


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PFC US Army Korea


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  • Maintained by: Paul Mack
  • Originally Created by: US Veterans Affairs Office
  • Added: 25 Feb 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 361768
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Hoover D Berry (4 Nov 1928–13 Aug 1998), Find A Grave Memorial no. 361768, citing Rock Island National Cemetery, Rock Island, Rock Island County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by Paul Mack (contributor 47145486) .