Dan Jordan


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Posted Online: Jan. 09, 2013, 6:01 pm
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Dan Jeffrey Jordan, 57, of Davenport, died Jan. 8, 2013, at his home.
Cremation was accorded. Celebration of life is 1 to 4 p.m. Saturday, at Runge, Davenport.
Dan was born Nov. 1, 1956, in Des Moines, Iowa, to Richard and Norma Irwin Jordan.
He was employed as an independent contractor installing windows and had worked as a repairman for Allside Siding, Roofing and Windows. He was always willing to help others and could not say "no."
Surviving are his mother, Norma Jordan, Davenport; sister, Toni Garwood, Tucson, Ariz.; brother, Stephen Jordan, Davenport; and nieces, Pam and Penni Garwood. His father preceded him in death.













 



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