Funeral services and a Mass of Christian Burial for Dr. Jacqueline M. “Jackie” Stolley, 61, a resident of Davenport, will be 10 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 21, 2010 at St. Alphonsus Catholic Church, 2618 Boies Avenue, Davenport.
Visitation will be Wednesday from 4-7 p.m. at the Halligan McCabe DeVries Funeral Home, where there will be a celebration of life service at 6:30 p.m. Honoring Jackie’s wishes, cremation rites will be accorded after visitation. Inurnment will take place in Mt. Calvary Cemetery.
Jackie passed away unexpectedly Sunday, Jan. 17, 2010 at her home in Davenport. Memorials may be made to either, Amnesty International or Trinity School of Nursing Scholarship Fund.
Jacqueline Marie Stolley was born on Nov. 8, 1948, in Davenport, a daughter of Otto and Lula (King) Stolley. Jackie received her doctorate in nursing and was currently a professor at the Trinity School of Nursing.
She was an avid gardener and tireless devotee to the Democratic Party. Her love for her grandchildren was boundless. She was deeply interested in the ideas of equality, fairness, human rights, learning, and tolerance.
She is survived by her son and daughter-in-law, Patrick and Amy Wine Stolley and their children, Benton, Peter and Katharine; her siblings; Mary Wilson, Linda (Roger) Warren, Patricia O’Brien, Christine McMahon, all of Davenport, Debbie (Dave) McLanahan, Wichita, KS, Edward (Barbara) Stolley, Davenport, Jack (Sandra) Stolley, Mansfield, Texas, Gary (Barbara) Stolley, Coal Valley,
Jackie was preceded in death by her parents, a sister, Muriel Arnold and three brother-in-laws. May they rest in peace.
Online remembrances and condolences may be expressed by visiting Jackie’s obituary at www.hmdfuneralhome.com.