Obituary: Mauna Goacher


A funeral service for Mauna “Tootie” Goacher, 88, of Davenport, was held at noon on Tuesday, July 9, at the Runge Mortuary, Davenport. Visitation was two hours prior to the service on Tuesday at the mortuary. Burial was in Rock Island National Cemetery.

Mrs. Goacher died Tuesday, July 2, 2019, at her home.

Mauna Elliott was born Aug. 3, 1930, in Wheatland, the daughter of Clarence and Wilma Elliott.

Her hobbies were going to yard sales, collecting salt and pepper shakers, and spending time with friends and family.

Survivors include her sons, Gary (Sue) Ketelsen and Bruce (Jan) Goacher; her grandchildren, Sarah Greenwalt, Thomas Goacher, Daniel Goacher and Alan Goacher; and three great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband, a sister, and a brother. Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society. Online condolences may be made at