Brad Wamsley


Share
Posted Online: Dec. 26, 2012, 7:01 pm
Comment on this story | Print this story | Email this story
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.







ARC








 



Local events heading








  Today is Sunday, April 20, the 110th day of 2014. There are 255 days left in the year.

1864 -- 150 years ago: The attention of contractors is called to proposals for building a magazine. The building is to be erected on the south side of the island, above the railroad, nearly opposite Sinnit's ice houses.
1889 -- 125 years ago: Ladies patent leather tip shoes were selling for $3 at the M & K store, and men's spring overcoats were advertised at $7.50.
1914 -- 100 years ago: Fred Feuchter, of Davenport, was elected president of the Tri-City Post Office Clerks club, and Joe Goldsmith, of Rock Island, was named secretary treasurer.
1939 -- 75 years ago: Mass vaccination of more than 1,600 employed of the Rock Island Arsenal has been ordered by Col. Norman Ramsey after a 13-year-old daughter of the Arsenal manager became ill with smallpox.
1964 -- 50 years ago: The 1964 Scout-O-Rama of the Sac-Fox Council of Boy Scouts closed a two-day session last evening at the Rock Island Armory with 5,000 paid attendance.
1989 -- 25 years ago: "From the horse and buggy days ... to this" said Mercer County Sheriff Marvin Thirtyacre, waving his hand to indicate the sheriff's department facilities at the new $1.5 million Mercer County Jail in Aledo.




(More History)