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Edward Cabor Jr.


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Posted Online: Nov. 21, 2008, 6:40 pm
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Funeral services for Edward H. Cabor Jr., 77, of Davenport, will be 11:30 a.m. today at the Van Hoe Funeral Home, East Moline, with visitation 10 to 11:30 a.m. at the funeral home. Burial will be at Greenview Memorial Gardens, East Moline. Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society.

Mr. Cabor died Thursday, Nov. 20, 2008, at Clarissa Cook Hospice House, Bettendorf.

Mr. Cabor was born Oct. 28, 1931, in Moline, the son of Edward Sr. and Ruth Headley Cabor. He married Theresa Miller. She died July 18, 1995.

He served in the US Army during the Korean conflict. He had been a carpenter, working for his father’s company, Ed Cabor & Sons, East Moline. He was a sportsman and had been a member of the NRA.

Survivors include his fiancee, Ann Walsh, Davenport; sisters and brothers-in-law, Betty Jo and Clarence Paskey, Poynette, Wis., Beverly and Fred Krentz, Black River Falls, Wis., Barbara Duncan, East Moline; brothers and sisters-in-law, John and Roberta Cabor, Alabama, Fred Cabor, Black River Falls, Donald Cabor, East Moline, Joe and Jane Cabor, East Moline. He was preceded in death by his parents, wife, and sister, Ruth Churuvia.

Online condolences may be left for the family at www.vanhoe.com.

















 



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