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Jerry W. McClure

Feb 17, 2017
Jerry W. McClure — 1960-2017

Jerry W. McClure, 56 of Keosauqua died at 5:22 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 15, 2017, at University Hospital Hospitals and Clinics in Iowa City.

The funeral will be 2 p.m. Saturday at Pedrick Funeral Home in Keosauqua, with family officiating. Burial will be in Fellows Cemetery in Keosauqua.

Visitation opens at 3 p.m. today at the funeral home, with family present 6-8 p.m.

Memorials to Shriner Children’s Hospitals can be left at the funeral home or mailed to the family at 1365 250th Ave., West Point 52656.

Mr. McClure was born June 9, 1960, in Keosauqua to Norlan L. and Shirley A. Livesay McClure. He married Gwen Troutman in 1981 at West Burlington Christian Church. They later divorced.

He grew up in Keosauqua, graduated from Van Buren High School in 1978 and had attended classes at Indian Hills Community College before becoming a truck driver. He drove semi-trucks, as long as he was able, then became a truck dispatcher.

He lived in West Burlington from 1979-1980, in Wever from 1980-1991, New London 1992-1996 and in 1996, he moved back to Keosauqua.

He enjoyed spending time with his family.

Survivors include: his girlfriend, LaVola Hatton of Fort Madison; two sons, Nick McClure of Keosauqua and Matthew (Britany) McClure of West Point; one grandson; his parents of Keosauqua; brother, Gary Dean McClure of Clarksville, Tennessee; sister, Debbie Ann Patterson of West Burlington.

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