Dorothy Ann Tucker
October 9, 1921 – August 5, 2018
Dorothy “Dottie” Tucker, 96, of Davenport, Iowa passed away peacefully on Sunday, August 5, 2018 surrounded by her loving family. Per her wishes she will be cremated. A memorial service will be held at 12:00 p.m. on Tuesday, August 21, 2018 in the Runge Mortuary Chapel. She will be laid to rest in Pine Hill Cemetery. Online condolences and tributes may be expressed at www.rungemortuary.com.
Dorothy was born on October 9, 1921 in Cedar Rapids, Iowa to Collis and Leah (Williams) Spencer. She was united in marriage to Robert J. Tucker on January 25, 1941. He passed away in 1969.
Dottie was a loving mother and grandmother who would spend her time knitting blankets for her family and the elderly. She loved to travel, bowling on leagues, and various bridge clubs.
She is survived by her four sons: Terry (Mary) Tucker, Doug (Cheryl) Tucker, Steve (Jane) Tucker, and Rick (Stephanie) Tucker; grandchildren: Ellen, Bob, Kelley, Christian, Ali, Jeff, Katie, Kyle, and Adam; along with her twenty two great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, and brother, Collis Spencer Jr.
- Collis Spencer, Father
- Hannah Leah (Williams) Spencer, Mother
- Terry (Mary) Tucker, Son
- Doug (Cheryl) Tucker, Son
- Steve (Jane) Tucker, Son
- Rick (Stephanie) Tucker, Son
- Collis Spencer Jr., Brother
- Also left to cherish her memory are her grandchildren: Ellen, Bob, Kelley, Christian, Ali, Jeff, Katie, Kyle, and Adam; and two great grandchildren.
Runge Mortuary Chapel
838 E. Kimberly Rd.
Dorothy Ann Tucker
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Martin (Marty) Shafer
August 20, 2018
My thoughts and prayers are with the Tuckers at the passing of your Mother. My brother and sister remember our days on Elmwood with the Tucker’s and Cheney’s . Those were very good days. Have attached a picture of my brother Drake and sister Rosie with Steve. That assuming it attached.
God bless you all.
August 19, 2018
Our sincerest condolences on the loss of your mother, grandmother and great grandmother. I have very fond memories of Dottie from our youth. I was always amazed by her patience with us when were growing up and she will be truly missed. Thoughts and prayers for all.