Troy Inman Jr.


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Posted Online: Feb. 05, 2013, 6:19 pm
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Troy C. Inman Jr., 72, of Milan, passed away on Sunday, Feb. 3, 2013, at his home.
No services are currently planned. Arrangements are entrusted to Wheelan-Pressly Funeral Home, 201 E. 4th Ave., Milan. Memorials may be made to the family to be designated later.
Troy was born on March 2, 1940, in Rock Island, the son of Troy C. Sr. and Bernice Mosher Inman. He married Judy D. Shetler on Feb. 26, 1984, in Rock Island.
Prior to his retirement, Troy worked at the Rock Island Arsenal for 10 years, and later at Chip King Industries, Milan, and CMT, East Moline, for more than 15 years.
He was a member of the Sons of the American Legion, Milan, and the Rock Island Eagles Club. He enjoyed hunting and fishing.
Surviving are his wife, Judy; sons, Ty Ray, Troy III and Scott Inman; daughters, Dawn Inman Reeves, Anne Fink and Jenny and Heidi Schiller; numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren; two nieces; and one nephew. Troy was preceded in death by his parents; and one sister, Leona VanDerHeyden.
Online condolences may be left for the family at wheelanpressly.com.












 



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