Dale LeGrand

Posted Online: Feb. 19, 2013, 9:21 am
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Dale LeGrand, 49, of Colona, died Sunday, Feb. 17, 2013, at Genesis Medical Center, Illini Campus, Silvis.
He was born March 23, 1963, in Moline, to Donald and Barbara Barthlomew LeGrand. He married Kristie Neyrinck, May 27, 2010, in Rock Island.
Dale worked for McCarthy Improvement and Local 309 Laborers Union.
He was a member of FOA, and Sons of American Legion. He loved playing guitar, boating, fishing, camping and anything outdoors.
Survivors include his wife, Kristie, Colona; mother, Barbara LeGrand, Colona; sons, Devin McSparin, Bettendorf, and Jeremiah Fox, Austin, Texas; stepson, Ryan Sanders, East Moline; brother, Greg (Pat) LeGrand, Colona. He was preceded in death by his father and grandparents.
Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.schrodermortuary.com.


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