In Memory

Chris Sammon

Chris Sammon

Chris Sammon

 

DAVENPORT -- Chris Sammon, of Davenport, passed away unexpectedly at his home on April 17, 2008. Services were held on Tuesday, April 22, 2008, at 11:30 a.m. at the Runge Mortuary. Visitation was Monday from 4 to 8 p.m. Burial was at Davenport Memorial Park. Memorials may be made to the family.

Chris was born on January 17, 1951, in Davenport, to Lester and Delores (Johannsen) Sammon. He served in the United States Marines from 1970-1972. Chris was united in marriage to Mary Steiger on August 18, 2004, in Davenport. He worked at Davenport Machine for 28 years and then later at CT Products and was currently working there. He enjoyed playing on his pool league and golfing. Chris also loved spending time with his friends and family. Those left to honor his memory include his loving wife Mary; son, Joseph Sammon, Davenport; step-son, Jimmie Henry, Davenport; step-daughters, Sarah (Dru) White, Ankeny, Iowa, Lara Henry, Davenport; granddaughter, Katie; step-grandchildren, Bobby Wilson, Kaleb, Kiara, and Brianna White, Brayden Henry, Emerson Henry, and Brittany and Bailey Mastin. Brothers; Les (Sue) Sammon, Larry (Jan) Sammon, Doug Sammon, all of Davenport; step-father Bill Kem and mother Delores Kem; step-sister Becky (Dave) Lovaas, Wisc; cousins, Bob (Judy) Redmond, Sharon (Jim) Ortiz, Bev Redmond, four nephews and two nieces. He is preceded in death by his father Lester, sister Jeri Dee Sammon, and nephew Robert Sammon.