Obit: Nancy Doolittle


Nancy E. Doolittle, 75, of Blue Grass, died on Thursday, June 21, 2018 at Genesis Health System East Campus in Davenport.

A celebration of life gathering will be held on Sunday, July 15 from 1 p.m. until 4 p.m. at the Blue Grass American Legion.

Memorial contributions may be made to Quad City Animal Welfare in her memory.

Online condolences may be left for the family at

Nancy was born in St. Louis, Missouri on July 15, 1942 to Harold and Elizabeth (Tunica) Meek.

She graduated from Roosevelt High School in St. Louis in 1960. Nancy married James F. Doolittle on Feb. 14, 1964 in St. Louis. She worked seasonally at Pioneer in Durant for many years.

Nancy is survived by her husband Jim; her daughters: Elizabeth (Edward) Siarot and Karen Doolittle, both of Davenport, and Colleen (Neal) Krebs of Durant; her brothers: Baz (Sandy) Meek and Harold (Bonnie) Meek Jr., both of St. Louis; and her grandchildren: Tony Krebs and Angelina Siarot.

She was preceded in death by her parents.