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 Thomas William Gaskey, Sr

Thomas William Gaskey, Sr

Davenport, Scott County, Iowa, USA
Death 11 Oct 1996 (aged 75)
Davenport, Scott County, Iowa, USA
Burial Rock Island, Rock Island County, Illinois, USA
Plot S - 912
Memorial ID 687114 · View Source
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Services for Thomas William Gaskey Sr., 75, Davenport, are 1 p.m. Friday at Runge Mortuary, Davenport. Burial is in National Cemetery, Arsenal Island.

Visitation is 3 to 8 p.m. Thursday. Memorials may be made to American Heart Association.

Mr. Gaskey died Friday, Oct. 11, 1996, at Genesis Medical Center, East Campus, Davenport.

He was born Aug. 13, 1921, in Davenport, the son of Arch and Ada Path Gaskey. He married Dorothy Mae Neese June 18, 1966, in Aledo.

He was employed by Ralston Purina Co., Davenport, retiring in 1985.

He was a World War II Army veteran.

Survivors include the widow; daughters, Sharon Mitchell, Dalton, Minn., Mary Lu Schroeder, Fontano, Calif., Linda Sullivan, Margaret Gaskey, Patricia Sizemore, Vickie Skiles and Penny Downing, all of Davenport; sons, Thomas W. Gaskey Jr., James L. Gaskey, Michael L. Downing and William C. Downing, all of Davenport; 27 grandchildren; 41 great-grandchildren; sisters, Vera Plato, Denver, Colo., Desi Ewing, Rock Island, Lorraine Vizcarra, San Francisco, Calif., Helen Jean Shiarla, Cottage Ville, S.C., and Eveleyn Ross, Davenport; and a brother, Archie Gaskey, Davenport.

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  • Imported from: US Veteran's Affairs
  • Added: 25 Feb 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 687114
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Thomas William Gaskey, Sr (13 Aug 1921–11 Oct 1996), Find A Grave Memorial no. 687114, citing Rock Island National Cemetery, Rock Island, Rock Island County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by US Veterans Affairs Office (contributor 5) .