LOCAL FOOTBALL SCORING UPDATES PRESENTED BY THE HUNGRY HOBO:

John Goodall


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Posted Online: March 05, 2013, 7:39 pm
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Services for John F. Goodall, 92, of Davenport, are 10 a.m. Thursday at St. Anthony's Catholic, Davenport. Visitation is 4 to 7 p.m. today at Halligan-McCabe-DeVries, Davenport, and 9 a.m. to services at the church. Burial is at Mt. Calvary Cemetery, Davenport.
He died March 4, 2013, at Kahl Home, Davenport.
He married Priscilla Higgins. She died in 1994.
Surviving are sons, Lloyd, Des Moines, John, Patrick, Tom and Richard, all Davenport; 18 grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; and sister, Janice Reynolds, Davenport.














 



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