Dennis “Frank” James

Dennis “Frank” James

Prophetstown, Whiteside County, Illinois, USA
Death 13 Jun 2012 (aged 70)
Iowa City, Johnson County, Iowa, USA
Burial Unknown
Memorial ID 91917156 · View Source
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Dennis "Frank" James, 70, of Milan, passed away Wednesday June 13, 2012 at University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics.

A memorial service will be held at 2:00pm Sunday June 17, 2012 at Grace Bible Fellowship, Moline. Visitation will be one hour prior to service at church. Internment will be at a later date in National Cemetery, Rock Island. Memorials may be made to the family, for a fund to be established at a later date.

Dennis was born on March 9, 1942 in Prophetstown, IL, the son of William and LuLu (Pashon) James. He married Sandra Jean VanOosten on January 17, 1970.

He was a proud United States Air Force Veteran.

Mr. James had been employed as a service technician at Xerox and the Rock Island Arsenal. Currently he was owner/operator of Dennys Copier Service, Port Byron.

Dennis was a member of the Port Byron American Legion, one of the original organizers of the Port Byron Tug Fest, active with the Riverdale Booster Club and had coached youth baseball in Port Byron.

He enjoyed spending quality time with his family and his grand dogs, Bogie, George and Elliott, golfing, fishing, bird watching, hunting and watching Illini games. He most enjoyed watching his sons and grandchildren's activities, often traveling many hours to be in attendance.

Survivors include his wife, Sandra; children, Dave James and Laura Golab, Dan and Laura James, Derek and Dana James; grandchildren, Anna James, Devin James, Noah James, Sarah James, Jacob James, Carson James, Addyson James, Macee James, and Ryan Golab; siblings, Jessie James, Karen Combs, Penny Bielema, Stanley James.

He was preceded in death by his parents, special aunts and uncles, and daughter, Kristy.

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Gravesite Details Burial has not taken place in Rock Island National Cemetery.

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