April 27, 1970-July 7, 2019
MOLINE —Russell Bowlby, 49, of Moline, passed away Sunday July 7, 2019, at his home.
Funeral services will be noon Thursday, July 11, 2019, at Van Hoe Funeral Home, Ltd., in East Moline. A visitation will be held an hour prior to services at the funeral home (11 a.m. -noon), where memorials may be made to the family. Cremation will be accorded following services and a private interment will be held at a later date, at Dayton Cemetery in Colona.
Russell was born on April 27, 1970, in Moline, a son of Kenneth and Darla (Taylor) Bowlby.
He worked as a SAP at Illumina in San Diego for three years. He enjoyed music, especially playing his guitar, and drawing.
He is survived by his significant other: Dava Yinger, of Hamilton, Ill.; children: Tyler Bowlby, of Rock Island, Hunter Bowlby, of Moline, Austin Bowlby, of Rock Island, Matilyn Bowlby, of Rock Island, and Bailey Webb; grandson: Levi J. Paul Marcin; siblings: Amanda Marcum, of Moline, Jennifer Marcum, of Illinois, and James Marcum, of Chicago; his grandmother: Eleanor Taylor, of East Moline; aunt: Patsy (Paul) Taylor, of Moline; several cousins, nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his mother and grandfather: Frances Taylor.
Online condolences may be expressed at www.vanhoe.com.