Mark Kline

Posted Online: Aug. 29, 2011, 5:10 pm
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Mark Floyd Kline, 60, of Davenport, died Saturday, Aug. 27, 2011, at his home.

Mark donated his body to the University of Iowa. Visitation is 9:30-11 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 3, at Zion Lutheran Church, Davenport, with services following.

He was born Nov. 21, 1950, in Delaware County, Iowa.

Survivors include his wife, Carol; son, Garrison Kline, Madison, Wis.; mother, Ellan Kline, sister, Judy Foote, brother, Doug Kline, sister, Renee' Kohnen, all of Davenport. He was preceded in death by his father, Floyd Kline.


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