James Tollerud


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Originally Posted Online: March 15, 2013, 7:22 pm
Last Updated: March 16, 2013, 5:22 pm
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James Harry Tollerud, 76, of Coal Valley, passed away Friday, March 15, 2013, at Clarissa C. Cook Hospice House in Bettendorf.
Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Wednesday at Schroder Mortuary, Silvis. Visitation will be 4 to 7 p.m. Tuesday at the mortuary. Burial will be at Oakwood Cemetery, Geneseo. Memorials may be made to the family.
James was born June 30, 1936, in Moline, the son of Harry and Grace Tollerud.
He retired from IH Farmal in 1989. He enjoyed working on cars, hunting and camping.
Survivors include his daughters, Treasa Poma and Grace Husky; sons, Dan, Jonathan and Harold Tollerud; grandchildren, Destiny Tollerud, Jonathan Tollerud, Zachary Tollerud, Austin Tollerud, Kayla Pairrett and Breanna Pairrett; and a brother, Dan Tollerud.
Online condolences may be sent to the family at schrodermortuary.com.














 




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