Obituary: Jean Clapp


Jean L. Clapp, 97, of Davenport, died Wednesday, Sept. 16, 2020, in Davenport. A private celebration of her life will be held. Burial will be in Rock Island National Cemetery. The Runge Mortuary, Davenport, is assisting the family with arrangements.

Jean Pyle was born Sept. 28, 1922, in Davenport, the daughter of Roy and Alice (McCullough) Pyle.

She married Frederick Clapp on May 10, 1947, in Davenport.

Survivors include her children, Marilyn McCall, Traverse City, Mich., Beverly Strayhall, Bettendorf, and Jim Clapp, Davenport; six grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; and a sister, Lois Postel, Sanford, Fla.

Memorials may be made to Edwards Congregational Church, Davenport.

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