re he farmed until retiring in 1987. He was an active member of Hope Lutheran Church in Dixon. His hobbies were wood carving, reading and playing cards. He is survived and lovingly remembered by his wife, Dorothy Grage of Davenport; a daughter, Nancy Lee and husband, Ronald Mohr, of Wilton; two sons, Kenneth Robert and wife, Lois, of Silvis, Illinois; and Kevin David and wife, Mary Beth, of Orlando, Florida; one sister-in-law, Alice Grage of Bennett; eight grandchildren; 14 great grandchildren; one great great-granddaughter; and several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by hais parents; three brothers, Matt, John and Lloyd; a sister, Margaret Lee; and a granddaughter, Mary.