Howard Pray

Posted Online: Feb. 26, 2013, 4:34 pm
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Howard E. Pray, 76, of Bettendorf, died Sunday, Feb. 24, 2013, at Clarissa C. Cook Hospice House, Bettendorf.
Services are 10 a.m. Friday at Weerts, Davenport. Visitation is 4-8 p.m. Thursday. Burial is at Dubuque Memorial Gardens.
He was born May 25, 1936, in Clinton, Iowa, to John and Gladys Pray. He married Judith A. Blok July 23, 1960.
Surviving are his wife; children, Darcia (Kevin) Hall, Columbia, Mo., Heather (Kurt) Alexander, Bettendorf, John (Teri) Pray, Moline; three grandchildren; siblings, Gloria Lowry, John, Robert.


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