Robert Stutt


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Posted Online: Feb. 28, 2013, 6:29 pm
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Robert Carl "Bob" Stutt, 79, of Davenport, died Friday, Feb. 22, 2013, at his home.
There are no services at this time. Burial is at Davenport Memorial Park. Chambers Funeral Home, Eldridge, is handling arrangements.
Bob was born Jan. 28, 1934, in Davenport, to Carl and Florence Schwartfeger Stutt.
Bob worked for Alta Vista Nursery in Davenport for many years.
Surviving are his nephew, Richard Leggett, Salinas, Calif.; niece, Johnnie Ghesquirere, Toledo, Ohio; and cousin, Henry (Rebecca) Stutt, Eldridge. He was preceded in death by his parents; and sister, Betty Ann.
Condolences may be made to Bob's family at www.mcginnis-chambers.com.












 



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