Vivian Tague

Posted Online: Nov. 15, 2012, 5:36 pm
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Vivian B. Tague, 100, of Davenport, died Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2012, at Iowa Masonic Health Facility, Bettendorf.
Following cremation, memorial services are 2:30 p.m. Saturday at Runge, Davenport, with visitation 1:30-2:30 p.m.
She was born March 8, 1912, in Menlo, Iowa. She married Rex Tague Dec. 23, 1934. He died in 1969.
Surviving are daughter, Diane Garrity, Dubuque, Iowa; son, Gary, Davenport; 10 grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; four great-great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by son, Fred; brother, J.C. Dietrich.


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