November 11, 1974-February 2018
SOLON, Iowa — Travis Euell Kock, 43, of Solon, Iowa, passed away unexpectedly.
Travis was born on November 11, 1974, to Larry and Lona Kock in Davenport. He was united in marriage to Jennifer Harris on April 27, 2007, in Playa del Carmen, Mexico.
Travis was a 1993 graduate of Muscatine High School. He was a very active member of Muscatine County 4-H, participating in all aspects, including livestock and photography. He attended Iowa State University, receiving his bachelor's degree in construction engineering. He then went on to earn his MBA at the University of Illinois at Chicago. During his 18-year career, he worked for various companies as a project engineer or manager.
He enjoyed bicycling and participated in many RAGBRAI events as a founding member of Team Blonde. His hobbies included camping, home improvement projects, cooking, photography, spending time with family and friends. His 3 children especially enjoyed his weekend breakfast creations, including his special pancake and biscuit recipe.
He is survived by his wife and partner of 20 years, Jennifer Harris; children, Ella, Owen, Wyatt; parents, Larry and Lona Kock; sister, Kaliska (Mario) Mireles; mother-in-law, Christine (Doug) Cooper; brother-in-law, Tony Peet; sister-in-law, Carrie Peet; nephews, Logan, Ayden; nieces, Lauren, Skylar.
He was preceded in death by his grandparents.
Visitation will be held 2-5 p.m. Sunday, February 11, 2018, at Runge Mortuary, Davenport. Funeral services will be 1noon Monday, February 12, 2018, at Runge Mortuary chapel. Memorials may be made to the family for his children's education fund. Online condolences may be expressed at www.rungemortuary.com.