Jack R. Ide, 91, of Davenport, passed away on Wednesday, March 31, 2021 at Genesis Medical Center East, Davenport.
Jack was born on January 13, 1930 in Davenport, Iowa to Rollo and Evelyn Henley Ide. He married Beverly Edwards on May 12, 1991 in Rock Island.
Jack was a lifelong painter and operated Jack Ide Decorating until retirement in 2012. He loved to whiz around the halls of the Gold Coast Apartments on his scooter, chatting with all his friends there. He treasured time with his family and especially loved Wednesdays with ‘his boys’, golfing, and bowling. Jack was a lifelong Cubbie and an honorary YaYa.
He is survived by his wife, Beverly; five children: Dan (Linda) Ide of Port Byron, Jack M. (Karen) Ide of Sherrard, Patty Godfrey of Powersville, MO, Jeff (Jeanne) Ide of Brighton, IA, and Andrew Ide of Phoenix, AZ; three step-children: Kelly Gray of Davenport, Brian (Stephanie) Poston of Moline, and Erin (Tom) Crowe of Moline; one sister, Kathy “Sis” (Bill) Stenger; sixteen grandchildren; four step-grandchildren; thirty-two great-grandchildren, and four great-great-grandchildren.
Jack was preceded in passing by his parents and three sisters.
A Celebration of Life Luncheon will be Sunday, April 11, 2021 at the German American Heritage Center 712 W. 2nd Street, Davenport from 12:00pm to 3:00pm.
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