Brad Wamsley


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Posted Online: Dec. 26, 2012, 7:01 pm
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Funeral services to celebrate the life of Brad W. Wamsley, 49, a resident of Davenport, will be noon Friday, Dec. 28, in the All Faith Chapel at the Halligan-McCabe-DeVries Funeral Home, Davenport.
Burial will be at Mt. Calvary Cemetery, Davenport. The family will greet friends Friday from 10 a.m. until the time of services at the funeral home.
Brad died unexpectedly Christmas morning, Dec. 25, 2012, at Genesis Medical Center, East Campus, Davenport, following a heart condition and related health issues.
Bradley Wallace Wamsley was born Oct. 8, 1963, in Davenport, a son of Marion Francis and Sue B. Redding Wamsley.
Brad had worked for the Davenport Community School District until health problems led to his retirement. In earlier years he had been employed by the former Brammer Manufacturing.
In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to the family in Brad's memory.
Survivors include his fiancee, Brenda Sue Stone, Davenport; his children, Breanna, Adam, April and Tanya; his mother, Sue Wamsley; siblings, Sherry (John) Adams, Rochester, N.Y., Mark (Toni) Wamsley, Davenport, and Matt (Kristy) Wamsley, Rock Island; as well as several grandchildren, nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his father, Marion; and siblings, Kim, Scott and Brian Wamsley. May they rest in peace.
Online remembrances and condolences may be expressed to the family by visiting Brad's obituary at www.hmdfuneralhome.com.












 



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