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12/5/2012 Email this articlePrint this article 
Phyllis A. Casperson
Phyllis A. Casperson
Phyllis A. Casperson, 84, of Clinton, died Wednesday, Dec. 5, 2012, at the home of her daughter, Carol Davis, in Moline, Ill.

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, Dec. 10, at the Pape Funeral Home, Clinton.

Visitation is 2-5 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 9, at the funeral home.

Phyllis was born Sept. 5, 1928, in Davenport to John "Mac" and Verna Gilbert McDonald and later moved to Wheatland, where she helped the family establish Mac's Triangle Supper Club.

She married Edward Casperson Aug. 1, 1952. He died in 1996.

Phyllis became a Certified Public Accountant, shared her knowledge with youth through Junior Achievement and worked for Clifton Gunderson, where she retired after many years.

She enjoyed gardening, traveling, and reading and spending time outside at the family's country camp.

She is survived by her children, Carol Davis of Moline, John (Kathy) Casperson of Clinton, Cindy Sirna of Bettendorf and Christine Hensley of Clinton; and sisters, Janet McDonald of Wheatland and Judi (Dennis) Holdorf of Muscatine.

She also was preceded in death by a great grandson.


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