David E. McCall

June 16, 1930 ~ January 17, 2020 (age 89)

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David E. McCall, Sr., 89, of Moline, passed away Friday, January 17, 2020, at his home.

Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Wednesday, January 22, 2020, at Esterdahl Mortuary & Crematory.  Visitation will be one hour prior to services at the mortuary.  Burial will be at Rock Island National Cemetery.  Memorials may be made to a charity of the donor’s choice. 

David was born on June 16, 1930, in Rock Island, the son of James E. McCall and Margaret Van Hoeck McCall. He graduated from Rock Island High School.  He was a U.S. Veteran, serving in the Air Force.  He retired from the Rock Island Arsenal in 1986 where he worked as a machinist and in quality control.  David was a member of Friends Circle and the Moose Club.  He liked to be outdoors fishing, boating, hunting, and golfing; and watching the Chicago Cubs on television. He also enjoyed spending time with his friends at Jim’s Knoxville Tap.

Survivors include his children, Laurie McCall Partlow, David (Joyce) McCall, Jr., Dolores (DeeDee) McCall, James Eugene McCall II; and sister, Cynthia (Jim) Jordan. Grandchildren: John (Tammy) Smith, Stacey Holt, Evelyn Lindley, Eric Partlow, Amy (Jamie) Lindley, James (Beth)McCall III.  Great grandchildren: Justin (Krystal) Smith, Matthew Smith, Logan Smith, Zachery (Kelsey) Hass, Dakota (Madison) Haas, Cody Holt, James McCall IV, Zachary McCall, Lucas McCall and Emily McCall. Great Great Grandchildren: Levi Smith, October Smith and Chevy Hass.

He was preceded in death by his parents; sister, Betty; and ex-wives, Dolores and Judy.

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January 22, 2020

12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Esterdahl Mortuary &!

Funeral Service
January 22, 2020

1:00 PM
Esterdahl Mortuary &!

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