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James Westervelt

February 27, 1949 — June 9, 2020

James K. Westervelt, 71, of Colona passed away Tuesday, June 9, 2020 at his home.

Due to Covid 19 restrictions, a private graveside service with military honors will be held Monday June 15, 2020 at Rock Island National Cemetery. Memorials may be made to local Veterans Associations in the Quad Cities. Schroder Mortuary is assisting the family with arrangements.

James was born February 27, 1949 in Burlington, IA the son of Ramon and Gertrude Riepe Westervelt. He served in the United States Marine Corp and worked as a pipefitter for Local 25.

Survivors include his mother Gertrude and sister in law Debra Westervelt.

James was preceded in death by his father Ramon Westervelt, brothers Ronald and Kenneth Westervelt.

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