William Podhirny


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Posted Online: March 05, 2013, 7:39 pm
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Services for William "Bill" Podhirny, 56, Davenport, are 10 a.m. Saturday at St. Alphonsus Catholic, Davenport. Burial is at Davenport Memorial Park. Visitation is 4 to 8 p.m. Friday at Halligan-McCabe-DeVries, Davenport.
He died March 4, 2013, at University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics.
He was born March 23, 1956.
Survivors include his wife, Mary; children, Leslie Foley, Ankeny, Iowa, and Alexander, Davenport; granddaughter, Evelyn Foley; mother, Maria Podhirny, Eatontown, N.J.; and five siblings.












 



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