ELDRIDGE - Nolan Richard "Dick" Mason, 79, of Eldridge, Iowa, died Saturday, June 1, 2013 at home. Visitation will be held from 12 noon until service time at 1 p.m., Wednesday, June 5, at Weerts Funeral Home, Kimberly at Jersey Ridge Road, Davenport. Rev. Richard Miller will officiate. Private family services at the National Cemetery, Rock Island Arsenal with military honors presented by American Legion Post #26, Davenport. Memorials may be made to the charity of your choice.
He was born in 1934 in Estherville to Loyle and Mabel Mason. He married Marlene Gilkison in Estherville on Sept. 12, 1954. She preceded him in death on March 15, 2006. Mr. Mason worked in the building trades as a contractor. He enjoyed his family, his friends, many outdoor activities and to travel.
Survivors include his daughters, Laurie (Kevin) Judge of Long Grove, IA and Stacy Mason of Eldridge, IA; grandchildren, Jacob Grimes, Brennan Grimes, Kayla McCubbin, Mitch McCubbin, Kyle Judge, Madison Grimes, Kirbi McCubbin and Colleen Judge; and two great-grandchildren. In addition to his wife, he was preceded in death by a sister, three brothers and a great-grandson.
Online condolences may be expressed to Mr. Mason's family by visiting his obituary at www.WeertsFH.com.