September 23, 1955-October 25, 2018
DAVENPORT - Kerry D. Geurink, 63, of Davenport passed away, Thursday, October 25, 2018 at Genesis East, Medical Center.
A celebration of Kerry's life will be held at 12PM, Saturday, November 3, 2018 in The Runge Mortuary Chapel. Visitation will be held from 4-7 PM, Friday, November 2, 2018 at the mortuary. Burial will be in Davenport Memorial Park. Memorials may be made to the family. Online tributes may be expressed at www.rungemortuary.com.
Kerry was born on September 23, 1955 in Davenport, the son of Donald and Patricia (Nine) Geurink.
Growing up Kerry enjoyed helping on the family farm during harvest. During his school years he played sports; track, basketball, football and baseball.
Kerry graduated from Davenport West High School in 1974. He then attended the University of Iowa where he obtained a Bachelor's in Business Administration and played baseball. During that time he was a member of Delta Upsilon Fraternity. Kerry was employed at the Rock Island Arsenal, retiring after 27 years. He continued participating in sports by coaching his son from T-Ball to high school baseball and the Rising Knight's Football Program. He also participated in local softball leagues for many years. Kerry loved hunting and fishing with his son and close friends. He was an avid Iowa Hawkeyes fan, New York Yankees fan, an animal lover and enjoyed the time spent with his family on vacations.
Those left to honor his memory include, son Mitchell Geurink, father Donald (Cindy) Geurink; siblings, Brian (Robin) Geurink, Pam (Kent) Feuerbach, and Todd Geurink; and nieces and nephews: Alexis, Zach, Hannah, Madi, Hunter, and Scotland.
He was preceded in death by his mother.