David Fanning


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Posted Online: May 08, 2013, 6:52 pm
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David L. Fanning, 70, of Princeton, Iowa, died May 7, 2013, at his home .
Service are 10 a.m. Friday at McGinnis-Chambers, Bettendorf. Burial will be at Oakridge Cemetery, Princeton.
He was born Aug. 10, 1942. He married Mary Woods on June 15, 1968.
Survivors include his wife, Mary; sons, Gary, Hughesville, Mo., Joe, New Boston, and Thomas, Davenport; grandchildren, Clint, Princeton, Cynthia, Hughesville, and Cody, New Boston; great-grandchildren, Serenity and Jacob; and sister, Dorothy Ganzer, Davenport.














 



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