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Charles L. Wolever
Charles L. Wolever, 76, of Grand Mound, died Saturday morning, Nov. 4, 2017, at Genesis Medical Center-East in Davenport.

Chuck was born May 3, 1941, in Clinton, to Robert L. and Madge G. Steffey Wolever. He graduated from Clinton High School. Chuck owned and operated several body shops and used car lots throughout his life. He served as a police officer in Fulton, Illinois, and Fredonia, Kansas. He also served on reserve with the Clinton Police Department. He married Nancy Doellman on Aug. 13, 1993, in Bettendorf.

He was a member of the Grand Mound Volunteer Fire Department, the N.S.R.A., and several car clubs.

Chuck enjoyed being on the move, collecting Hot Wheels, scale model cars, and coins. His most continuous passions were candy, cars, his canines, and cats. Chuck loved having his family and friends around him.

He is survived by his loving wife of 24 years, Nancy Wolever; four children, Dawn (Mike) Cripps of Ft. Dodge, Chuck (Marie) Wolever of Bettendorf, Dana (Paul) Sparks of Clinton, and Janelle Alter of Grand Mound; 10 grandchildren Ronnie, Ashlee, Easten, Kelsi, Dyllan, Makenzi, Preston, Caden, Broc, and Lane; four great-grandchildren Cheyann, Cody, Elizabeth, and Andrew; a brother, Bill (Sue) Wolever of Camanche; a brother-in-law, Gary Koenes; several nieces and nephews; and an uncle, Melvin Steffey of Clinton .

He was preceded in death by a brother, Bruce; his parents; a grandson, Matthew Wolever; and a sister, Priscilla Koenes.

Visitation will be from 10 until 11:45 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 8, 2017, at Schultz Funeral Home in Grand Mound. A funeral service will follow at noon in the funeral home. Burial will be at Evergreen Cemetery in Grand Mound.

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