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Duane F. Boyle

March 25, 1925 ~ October 10, 2019 (age 94)

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Obituary

Duane F. Boyle, 94, of Moline, formerly of Rock Island, passed away Thursday October 10, 2019 at Amber Ridge, Moline.

Funeral Services will be 10:30am, Saturday at Wheelan Pressly Funeral Home, Rock island. Visitation will be from 9:00 to 10:30am Saturday  at the Funeral Home. Entombment will be in Calvary Cemetery, Rock Island. Memorials may be left to Wounded Warriors.

Duane was born on March 25, 1925 in Nauvoo, Il, the son of Farnham and Vida (Christ) Boyle. He married Juliette Rogge on April 10, 1948. She preceded him in death on December 19, 2009.

He was a World War II Veteran having served in the United States Navy.

Mr. Boyle started his apprenticeship at Bradley Tool and Die, Rock Island. He later worked at John Deere Works, Moline and following his retirement he owned Boymun Machine Shop, Moline.

He was a member of St. Pius X Catholic Church, Rock Island, Rock island Moose, Rock Island VFW, Moline Legion 246 and the Friends Circle Club. Duane loved to golf, walks with his dog Freddy along Sunset Park, his Budweiser’s, boating, fishing and rolle bolle.

Survivors include his sons, Michael Boyle, Dennis Boyle; grandchildren, Shaun, Nicholas, Rachel, Adam, Christopher; great grandchildren, Presley, Aiden, Liam, Lillian and Leila.  

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Services

Visitation
Saturday
October 12, 2019

9:00 AM to 10:30 AM
Wheelan-Pressly Funeral Home and Crematory
3030 - 7th Avenue
Rock Island, IL 61201

Funeral Service
Saturday
October 12, 2019

10:30 AM
Wheelan-Pressly Funeral Home and Crematory
3030 - 7th Avenue
Rock Island, IL 61201

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