Harry “Bud” Voss


Funeral services and Mass of Christian Burial for Harry F. “Bud” Voss, Jr. 91, a resident of Davenport, will be 11 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 27, 2010, at Holy Family Catholic Church, Davenport.

Burial will be at the National Cemetery, Rock Island Arsenal, with military rites conducted by American Legion Post #26.

Visitation will be on Tuesday from 4-7 p.m. at the Halligan McCabe DeVries Funeral Home, Davenport, where a vigil service for the deceased will be offered at 6:30 p.m.

Harry F. Voss died Saturday, Oct. 23, 2010 at Senior Star at Elmore Place, Assisted Living after a brief illness.


He was born Dec. 20, 1918 in Davenport, the son of Harry F. and Edna (Frick) Voss.

Harry was united in marriage to Jane Godesiabois Sept. 20, 1945 at St. Ann’s Catholic Church, East Moline, Ill.

Harry was a member and a volunteer at Holy Family Church. He was a member of the Knights of Columbus #532, Family Credit Union, Blackhawk Hiking Club and active in the Boy Scouts. He enjoyed camping, square dancing, golf, bowling and dominos.

Harry and his wife enjoyed wintering in Texas from 1989 to 2006. 

Harry served his country in the Army during World War II. He was awarded the Good Conduct Medal and the Bronze Star for the Egypt-Libya Campaign.      

Harry retired in 1982 from Kartridg Pak Company, Davenport, after 34 years.

Memorials may be made to the Honor Flight of the Quad Cities or the family.

Survivor include his wife Jane; daughters, Nancy Kubat (Gary), Madison Wis., Peggy Norkus ( Chuck), Davenport; sons, Harry “Fritz” Voss III, Davenport, Richard Voss ( Anita), Carlsbad, N.M., David Voss (Jo), Sturgis, S.D., a daughter in law, Brenda Voss, Davenport, 13 grandchildren,17 great grandchildren and four great-great grandchildren.

Harry was preceded in death by his parent, a son Thomas Voss Sr. grandsons Thomas Voss Jr. and Christopher Kubat, brother’s Robert Voss and John Voss, and a daughter in law, Linda Voss.     

Online remembrances and condolences may be expressed by visiting Harry’s obituary at www.hmdfuneralhome.com.

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