Jane McMahon

Posted Online: Feb. 12, 2013, 5:04 pm
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Jane A. McMahon, 73, of Maquoketa, Iowa, died Feb. 10, 2013, under care of Clarissa Cook Hospice, Bettendorf.
Services are 11 a.m. Friday at First United Methodist, Maquoketa. Visitation is 4-8 p.m. Thursday at Runge, Davenport, and 10 a.m. to services Friday at church. Burial is at Davenport Memorial Park.
She was born April 5, 1939. She married James McMahon in 1989. He died in 2011.
Surviving are children, Bill Jr., Wendy, John, David, Dan; 10 grandchildren; brothers, Tom and Joey Koester; ex-husband, Bill White, Eldridge.


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