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home : obituaries : obituaries Tuesday, August 19, 2014

7/26/2013 Email this articlePrint this article 
Dorothy M. Moughler
Dorothy M. Moughler
Dorothy M. Moughler, 86, of Davenport died Friday, July 26, 2013 at The Good Samaritan Care Center, Davenport.

Funeral services were held Tuesday, July 30, at Ridgecrest Village Chapel, Davenport.

Burial was in Davenport Memorial Park Cemetery.

The former Dorothy Shinners was born March 20, 1927, in Davenport to John and Ida Shinners. She married Harley Phillips in June 1946. He died in a racing accident in September 1946. In September of 1947, she married Clarence Moughler. He died in May of 2011.

She was a member of the Northwest Davenport Liedertafel Ladies Club, Northwest Turners Auxiliary and the Putnam Museum Guild. She was past president of the Postal Carriers Ladies Auxiliary 129.

She was a homemaker and mother and had worked part-time at Dutch Mill candies and Candles and Stuff.

She enjoyed bird watching, reading, listening to music, watching old-time movies, crocheting and knitting dishcloths.

Surviving are a daughter, Debra Moughler of DeWitt; sons, Richard (Lori) and Steven (Christy), both of Davenport, and Gary of Muscatine; three grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; four nieces and nine nephews.

She also was preceded in death by a daughter and four brothers.

Memorials may be made to the American Lung Association, Camp Courageous or Ridgecrest Village.


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