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Gary Munson

December 5, 1941 — June 17, 2021


Gary Munson, 79, of Moline, passed away, Thursday, June 17, 2021, at UnityPoint Health Trinity Rock Island.

Cremation rites have been accorded.  A Celebration of Life will be at The Parkside Grill (2307 5th Ave, Moline, IL 61265) July 10, 2021, from 12:00-4:00 p.m.  In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the University of Iowa Center for Advancement, Institute for Vision Research fund, P.O. Box 4550, Iowa City, Iowa 52244.

Gary was born on December 5, 1941, in Geneseo, the son of Oscar and Ruth (Lindquist) Munson.  He married Joann A. Olson on July 21, 1963, in Cambridge, IL.  He was a former member at Cambridge Lutheran Church where he was a choir member and taught Sunday school.  Gary currently was a member at Faith Lutheran Church, Moline.  He was an auto enthusiast who enjoyed fishing and going to his cabin up north in WI.

Survivors include his wife, daughter, Paula (Brian) Modglin, Dardenne, MO; granddaughter, Carla (Thomas) Aubry, Ames, IA; sister, Marlene Gantt, Port Byron.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

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Service Schedule

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Celebration of Life

Saturday, July 10, 2021

Starts at 12:00 pm

The Parkside Grill (Moline)

2307 5th Avenue, Moline, IL 61265

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