Callie Boudreau


Funeral services and a Mass of Christian Burial for Callie L. Boudreau, 83, a resident of Davenport, were Monday, Feb. 22, 2010 at Holy Family Catholic Church, Davenport. 

Burial was in National Cemetery, Rock Island Arsenal. Mrs. Boudreau died Thursday, Feb. 18,, 2010 at the Clarissa C. Cook Hospice House, Bettendorf.

Callie Louise King was born Sept. 17, 1926 in Canton, Mo., a daughter of William and Nellie (McDermott) King.  Callie married her high school sweetheart, Paul Boudreau, on Nov. 8, 1947 at St. Patrick’s Cathedral in St. Patrick, Mo. Paul preceded her in death on June 12, 2003.

Callie worked for Younkers, retiring in 2000 after over 20 years of service. She was a member of Holy Family Catholic Church, Altar and Rosary, and a charter member of the Knights of Columbus Auxiliary. 


Callie was an accomplished seamstress. She enjoyed bingo and going to the riverboat with her sisters, although she never once won. Her most cherished time was the time she spent with her family.

Memorials may be made to Holy Family Catholic Church, Shrine of St. Patrick, St. Patrick, Mo., or to the Humility of Mary Shelter, Davenport.

She is survived by her daughters, Vonnie (Jerry Bald) Boudreau, and Karen (Don) Huss; sons, Stan (Cyndee) Boudreau, all of Davenport, and Tim (Sherry) Boudreau of Bartlett, Ill.; 11 grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; her sisters, Geneva Wiegand, Davenport, Kathy Hesse, Rock Island, and Margie (Marty) Linehan, Davenport.

She was preceded in death by her loving husband of over 55 years, Paul, her parents, twin infant sons, Pat and Paul Boudreau, a brother, Pat King, and a sister, Mary Jones. May they rest in peace.  Online remembrances and condolences may be expressed by visiting Mrs. Boudreau’s obituary at

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