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Ole M. Greenley Jr.

Published: Tuesday, Oct. 15, 2013 6:36 a.m. CDT

SILVIS, Ill. – Funeral services for Ole M. Greenley Jr., 64, of Silvis, Ill., will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 16, 2013, at the Van Hoe Funeral Home Ltd., East Moline. Burial will be in Rock Island National Cemetery. The visitation will be two hours before services at the funeral home Wednesday. Mr. Greenley died Friday, Oct. 11, 2013, at the Veterans’ Affairs Hospital in Iowa City. Memorials may be made to the family.

Ole was born June 10, 1949, in Morris, Ill., the son of Ole and Frances Vorek Greenley Sr. He served in the U.S. Navy during the Vietnam conflict. He married Cheryl Hintz March 17, 2011, in Rock Island. Ole had worked construction for many years in the Quad Cities area.

Survivors include his wife, Cheryl Greenley, of Silvis; stepdaughters before Tracey (Tim) Volkert, of Bettendorf, Iowa, and Lisa (J.D.) DeLaRosa, of Silvis; stepson, Scott Shrum, of Woodland Park, Colo.; nine grandchildren; sisters, Jo Ann Chalus, Marifran (James) Black and Karen (Eric) Moore, all of Morris; brother, Christopher (Tonya) Greenley, of Morris; aunt, Virginia Contonment, of Florida; many nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews; and cousins.

He is preceded in death by his parents; stepfather, John Simpson; sister, Kathleen Knudson; brother, Richard Greenley; brother-in-law, Robert Chalus; and nephew, Dustin Greenley.

Online condolences may be left for the family at www.vanhoe.com.

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