February 7, 1949 - October 11, 2018
DAVENPORT - Michael Wollett, 69, of Davenport, passed away, Thursday, October 11, 2018, at ManorCare, Davenport.
Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday, October 17, 2018, in The Runge Mortuary Chapel. Visitation will be held from 4-8 p.m. Tuesday, October 16th, 2018, at the mortuary. Burial will be in Davenport Memorial Park. Memorials may be made to Homewood Evangelical Church, Moline or the Disable American Veterans Charity.
Michael was born on February 7, 1949, in Muscatine, at Muscatine Hershey Hospital, the son of William and Edith Wollett. He was united in marriage to Sharon Mingee on July 18, 1970.
Michael graduated from Pleasant Valley High School in 1967. He was a veteran of the U.S. Navy, Iowa National Guard, and the U.S. Army. Michael retired from the Rock Island Arsenal after 20 years of service on June 1, 1999. He was a member of Homewood Evangelical Free Church, Moline. Michael was active with his church, and always there for his children during Boy Scouts and Civil Air Patrol.
Those left to honor his memory include, wife Sharon, Davenport, children, Steve (Jody) Wollett, Davenport, Cindy (James) Wardrip, and Joseph (Rahcel) Wollett, Bettendorf; grandchildren Elizabeth Surls-Wollett, Austin Michael (Ashley) Wardrip, Steven Wollett II, Leanna Wardrip, Destany Wollett, Caitlyn Wardrip, Benjamin Wollett and Caleb Wardrip; great- grandchildren Braedon Tucker, Hanna Wardrip, Madeline Wardrip, Samuel Wallace and Liliana Wallace; sister Carol (Bob) Olson, Fairport, sister-in-law Janet Kuntz; and many nieces, nephews, and cousins.
He was preceded in death by his parents.