LOCAL FOOTBALL SCORING UPDATES PRESENTED BY THE HUNGRY HOBO:

Grace Uhr


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Posted Online: Dec. 06, 2012, 5:08 pm
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Grace A. Uhr, 90, of Bettendorf, died Dec. 6, 2012, at Bettendorf Health Care Center.
Services are 11:30 a.m. on Saturday at McGinnis-Chambers, Bettendorf, with visitation 9:30 a.m. to services. Burial is at Davenport Memorial Park.
She was born Nov. 24, 1922. She married Raymond "Lyle" Uhr March 28, 1942. He died July 1972.
She was a member of Bettendorf Presbyterian Church and an avid bowler.
Surviving are her children, Terry (Carol) Uhr, Bettendorf and Becky Uhr, Davenport; grandson, Taylor Uhr.














 



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