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4/26/2013 Email this articlePrint this article 
Raymond M. Pennock
Raymond M. Pennock
Raymond M. Pennock, 77, of DeWitt died Friday, April 26, 2013, in rural Scott County, as the result of a traffic accident.

A funeral service will be held at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, May 2, at Schultz Funeral Home, DeWitt, with Pastor Paul Lang officiating.

Visitation is 3-7 p.m. Wednesday, May 1, at the funeral home.

Burial will be in Elmwood Cemetery, DeWitt. Pallbearers will be Josh Reisdorph, Elliott Pennock, Jesse Pennock, Luke Renner, Kevin Hix and Jeff Bader.

Raymond Myrl Pennock was born Feb. 22, 1936, in Davenport to Myrl and Neva Garlough Pennock. He moved to DeWitt as a young boy and attended DeWitt schools.

Ray owned and operated Ray's Repair and Dirt Work in DeWitt for many years. He was well known for his many skills as well as preparing and maintaining the demolition derby area at the Clinton County Fair.

Ray married Joyce Collins Sept. 22, 1986.

He enjoyed working, fishing, boating and RVing.

Surviving are his wife; children, Jeff (Loretta) Pennock of DeWitt, Jodie (Todd) Reid of Oak Grove, Mo., Janelle (Donnie) Bousselot of Calamus and Jillane (Jerry) Renner of Elwood; eight grandchildren; two great-granddaughters; step-children, Daniel (Vicki) Collins Jr. of Colorado Springs, Colo., Darren Collins of Davenport, Angela (Steve) Roberson of East Moline, Ill., and Derek (Randi) Collins of Coralville; four step-grandchildren; siblings, Robert "Red" (Linda) Pennock of Clinton, Geri (Clyde) Sanders of Florida, Loyal "Butch" (Darlene) Pennock of Davenport, Roxeann (John) Ford of Davenport, Sue (Eric) Fonken of Blairsburg and Mike Hamann of Davenport; and two brothers-in-law.

Preceding Ray in death were his parents and two sisters.

Memorials may be designated to the Clinton County Humane Society.

Condolences may be expressed and a photo tribute viewed at www.schultzfun eralhomes.com.

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