Terry Tank

Posted Online: Feb. 28, 2013, 6:29 pm
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Terry J. Tank, 58, of Davenport, died Wednesday, Feb. 27, 2013, at home.
Services are 10 a.m. Monday at Cunnick-Collins, Davenport. Visitation is 1 to 3 p.m. Sunday. Burial is at Davenport Memorial Park.
He was born June 9, 1954, in Davenport, to John and Leona Tank.
Surviving are sons, Terry Jr. and Scott, Davenport; siblings, Shirley Weston, Marian Stroupe, Theresa Hodges, Robert, Alvin, Davenport, Janice Simmons, Orlando, Fla., Sharon Meister, Long Grove, Albert, Maysville, Mel, Lacon, Ill., and John Jr., Geneseo; and five grandchildren.


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