MOLINE — Thomas E. Wynes, 55, of Moline, died peacefully at his home of natural causes, on Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2020. Cremation rites will be accorded, and a Celebration of Life will be held at a later date at Len Brown's North Shore Inn.
Memorials may be made to Quad City Animal Welfare Center in Milan, Ill.
Tom was born in Moline on Oct. 2, 1964, son of Gerald E. and Emma M. (Thompson) Wynes. He was employed by the City of Moline in the Public Works Department. He enjoyed camping, working on classic cars and especially loved beach vacations in the Caribbean.
Survivors include his mother, Emma Wynes; his sisters, Terri Roach, of Thornton, Colo.,, and Tirza (Ben) Frank, of Moline; nieces, Cynthia, Taylor and Allison; and great-nieces, Emily and Lilly; and his longtime friend, Kathie Womack.
Tom was preceded in death by his father, Gerald, and his sister, Tonya Reilly.
HAMPTON — Delores L. Fryxell, 90, of Hampton, formerly of Rock Island and Moline, died Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2020, in Moline. There will be a visitation from 1 to 3 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 16, 2020, at Wheelan-Pressly Funeral Home and Crematory, 3030 7th Ave., Rock Island. Private graveside services will be at Greenview Memorial Gardens, East Moline. Memorials may be made in care of the family.
Delores was born Nov. 24, 1929, in Unionville, Mo., a daughter of Lloyd and Marie Sumpter Shadden. She married Kenneth Hinson in Missouri in 1947. They later divorced. She married Keith Fryxell in June of 1958 in Moline. He preceded her in death.
Delores had a kind spirit and passion for life, family and friends. She enjoyed various occupations and activities throughout her life. She was devoted to her family and friends as they were to her.
The family would like to extend a special thank you to Delores' granddaughter, Rebecca Hinson, for all the special and kind care she gave Delores during her illness.
Those left to cherish her memory include her children (and spouses), Jack Hinson, Silvis, Ill., Larry (Theresa) Hinson, Rock Island, Jane (Tony) Tobias, Hampton, Ill., Donna (Tom) Giebelstein, Davenport, and Joshua (Becky) Fryxell, East Moline; 17 grandchildren; 20 great-grandchildren; three great-great-grandchildren; and sister, Patty Sury, Unionville, Mo.
She was preceded in death by her husband; parents; children: Gary and Jerry Hinson, and Kathy Belz; sisters: Betty, Margel, Jean, Wanda and Barb: brothers: Bill, Bob, Tom and Dick; stepfather, Bill Morris; and sisters-in-law, Linda Hinson and Sue Belz.
MOLINE — James A. Silversmet, Sr., 68, of Moline, passed away Wednesday, February 12, 2020 at Unity Point Trinity, Rock Island.
Funeral services will be 10am, Tuesday, February 18, 2020 at Rafferty Funeral Home, 2111-1st St A, Moline. Visitation will be 4-6pm Monday at the funeral home.Burial will be at National Cemetery, Rock Island with military honors by Vietnam Veterans of America Chapter 299. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to QC Honor Flight.
Jim was born December 15, 1951 in Moline, the son of Albert and Marilynne (Remery) Silversmet. He married Judy Duyvejonck on March 26, 1977 in Moline.
Jim was a U.S. Air Force Veteran having served during the Vietnam War. He worked at John Deere Davenport Works retiring in 2014 after 25 years.
Jim was a member of VFW Velie Post, Moline and Friend Circle Club, Moline. He enjoyed bowling, camping and NASCAR but most of all he loved his time with his family.
Survivors include his children Jamie (Rhonda) Silversmet, Coal Valley and Beth Ann (Mark) Cummings, Moline; grandchildren, Alissa, Anna, Kirsten, Kaitlin, Ronnie, Alyssa and Olivia; great grandchildren, Kaden, Alexander, Julian and Jaxson; sister, Sharon (Craig) Schultz, Milan and Deb Polchow, Urbandale, IA and brother, Ricky (Mona) Silversmet, Cambridge, IL.
MOLINE — Donald Wisor, 74, of Moline, passed away Sunday, Feb. 9, 2020, at his residence.
Visitation is Sunday, Feb. 16, from 1 to 4 p.m. at DeRoo Funeral Home, Moline. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Monday at Christ the King Catholic Church, Moline. Burial will be in Rock Island National Cemetery, where military honors will be conducted by the Vietnam Veterans, Ch. 299. Memorials may be given to The Multiple Sclerosis Foundation or The American Heart Association.
Donald was born Jan. 25, 1946, in Clinton, Iowa, the son of Francis and Mary (Kane) Wisor. He graduated from Northeast High School in 1964. He was drafted into the Army during the Vietnam conflict, was stationed in San Francisco as an SP5 Personnel Specialist and received an honorable discharge.
Donald married Mary Glunz on April 12, 1969, in Clinton, having celebrated 50 years together in 2019. He was employed by John Deere for 47 years. He enjoyed watching and playing various sports, and most recently he had an avid passion for playing disc golf.
He is survived by his loving wife, Mary; children, John Wisor, Kirt Wisor, Lori (Brent) Bodkin and Scott (Brittney) Wisor; grandchildren, Kody, Brett, Ashley and Bradley; sisters, Margaret (Larry), Joan (Jim) and Janice (John); brothers, Jim (Jean), Paul (Rosanne), Tom (Cindy), Larry (Margaret), Jerry (Eileen) and David (Valerie); many nieces, nephews and extended family. He was preceded in death by his parents and sister, Marion.
EAST MOLINE — Charles L. Mosley Sr., 80, of East Moline, formerly of Illinois City, passed away Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2020, at Aledo Rehabilitation and Rehab.
Funeral services will be noon Saturday at Andalusia Community Baptist Church. Visitation will be from 10 a.m. to service time at church. Burial will follow in Illinois City Cemetery. Memorials may be left to church.
Charles was born on Sept. 7, 1939, in Holly Grove, Ark., the son of Charles and Estie Mosley. He married Shirley Mae Hampton on Aug. 15, 1960.
He had been employed at John Deere for over 32 years as a machinist before retiring in 1996.
Charles was a member of Andalusia Community Baptist Church and Rock Island Conservation Club. He loved spending time with his family, FISHING and gardening.
Survivors include his children, Deb (Chris) Endrizzi, East Moline, Charles “Mo” Mosley Jr., Illinois City, Sherri (Charles Ricketts) Rubingh, Davenport, John (Vicki) Mosley Sr., Taylor Ridge; 12 grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; siblings, Sue Jaco, Bud Mosley, Louise Rohrscheib, Anne Hester, Jim Mosley; several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his first wife, Shirley; parents, Charles and Estie; brother, Harvey Mosley; and second wife, Louise Mosley.
MOLINE — A celebration of life service for Dana M. Kiel, 50, of Moline, will be held at 6 p.m. Monday at the Van Hoe Funeral Home Ltd., East Moline. A gathering of friends and family will be 4-6 p.m. Monday prior to services. Mrs. Kiel died Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2020, at her home.
Dana Henrichs was born Sept. 13, 1969, in Rock Island, the daughter of Otto and Sheri (Gray) Henrichs. She married Jim Kiel on Nov. 23, 1989, in Jacksonville, N.C. She worked for Ashley Furniture, Davenport. She enjoyed baseball, dogs, racing and Alpacas. Most of all, Dana enjoyed her time with her boys and her husband.
Survivors include her husband, Jim; children, Kyle Kiel (fiancee, Rosalie Nebelski), Cedar Falls, Iowa, and Cameron Kiel (fiancee, Taylor Ambrozi), Moline; mother, Sheri (Lonnie) Elliott, East Moline; stepbrother, Rich (Wanda) Elliot, Milan; brothers-in-law, Howard (Brenda) Kiel and Brian Kiel; several nieces and nephews.
She is preceded in death by her father, stepbrothers Rick and Randy Elliott.