DAVENPORT — Ron Shreffler, 82, of Davenport, died Thursday, May 18, 2017, at his home. Services in celebration of his life will be 1:30 p.m. Monday, May 22, at Weerts Funeral Home, Kimberly at Jersey Ridge Road, Davenport. Visitation will be 2-6 pm Sunday at the funeral home. Memorials may be made to the Humane Society of Scott County.
Ron was born in 1934 in Lakewood, Ohio, to Richard and Lucie Shreffler. He married Patricia Goettsch on Sept. 6, 1969, in Davenport. He was the manager of Younker’s shoe department for 13 years and then was delivery and warehouse manager for Huebotter’s Furniture, Moline, for seven years. His earlier memberships included Kiwanis Club of Brook Park, Ohio, of which he was a charter member, and Jaycees in Cleveland, Ohio. Ron’s one true joy was his family. He also enjoyed gardening, reading westerns, bowling, puzzles and his beloved Cleveland Indians.
Survivors include his wife, Pat; son, Bob Shreffler of Davenport; daughters, Janet Graven of Ohio, Kristi (Ed) Couch of Davenport, and Kari (David) Wolf of Rock Island; grandchildren, Alicia (Jeff) Duyvejonck, John Graven, Janelle Graven, Jennifer (Chris) Gravenfox, Jessica (Mike) Gavin, Jill (Dallas) Solze, Justine Lovell, Khloe Couch, Josh York, Jordan Shreffler, Tyler Wolf and Cody Wolf; and 16 great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents; a brother. Ralph; and a granddaughter, Jacqueline Graven.
Online condolences and remembrances may be expressed to Ron’s family by visiting this obituary at www.WeertsFH.com