|Eugene D. McCarley|
|November 10, 1918 - January 30, 2009|
|Rock Island, Illinois
|Visitation: 1:00-4:00p.m. Sunday February 01, 2009 at Wheelan-Pressly Funeral Home, Rock Island|
|Funeral Service: 10:00a.m. Monday February 02, 2009 at Two Rivers United Methodist Church, Rock Island|
|Interment: , at Rock Island Memorial Park Cemetery, Rock Island |
|Eugene D. McCarley, 90, of Rock Island, passed away Friday, January 30, 2009 at Trinity Pathway Hospice, Bettendorf, IA.
Services will be held 10:00a.m., Monday February 2, 2009 at Two Rivers United Methodist Church, Rock Island, where he was a member. The Rev. Steve Anderson will officiate. Visitation will be from 1:00-4:00p.m., Sunday at Wheelan-Pressly Funeral Home, Rock Island. Burial will be in Rock Island Memorial Park Cemetery. Memorials may be made to Two Rivers United Methodist Church.
Mr. McCarley was born on November 10, 1918, in Decatur, IL, the son of Clarence A. and Hazel (Fravell) McCarley. He was a 1936 graduate of the former Decatur High School. He married Mildred L. Cockrell July 6, 1946 in Decatur. She preceded him in death on April 6, 1989.
Eugene was employed at Rock Island Arsenal from 1940-1946, later he worked for AMETEK Inc., East Moline from 1946-1975 and last was employed by Roth Pump Co., Milan from 1975-1984. His employment with AMETEK and Roth Pump was in export sales.
He was a long time member of his church, Keystone Sunday School Class and Blackhawk Genealogical Society. Eugene enjoyed traveling, photography and working on his family genealogy.
Survivors include his son and daughter in law, Thomas and Judith “Judy” (Freed) McCarley, Chesterfield, VA.; daughter and son in law, Sheila and Robert Jackson, Moline; grandchildren and spouse, Emily Melissa Jackson, Norfolk, VA., Thomas Robert “T.R.” and Mackenzie (Strupp) Jackson, Moline; great grandson, Brenden Harrison Jackson; sisters, Shirley Lucas and Doris Goodner, both of Danville, IL and a brother Clarence Lynn McCarley, Arma, Kansas.
He was preceded in death by a sister Helen Allison. |