Madaline "Boots" Coughlin

June 7, 2018

Funeral services for Madaline H. “Boots” Coughlin, 86, a resident of Davenport will be 11:00 am Saturday, June 9, 2018 at Halligan McCabe DeVries All Faith Chapel, 614 Main Street, downtown Davenport.  The family will greet friends Saturday at the funeral home from 10:00 until the time of the service.  Burial will be in Mt. Calvary Cemetery, Davenport. 

Boots died Thursday, June 7, 2018 at Clarissa C. Cook Hospice House in Bettendorf.

Madaline Hardin Davis was born November 26, 1931 in Chicago, Illinois the daughter of Winfield C. and Madaline (Hardin) Davis.  She was united in marriage to Alfred E. Coughlin on July 1, 1950 in Davenport.  Al preceded her in death in 1994.

Boots was a member of the St. Patrick Society, and along with her husband Al she had been active in the Knights of Columbus, 532.  She also enjoyed gardening, playing cards and crossword puzzles.

Memorials can be made to the Clarissa C. Cook Hospice House or to the family.

Those left to cherish her memory include her daughter; Theresa (Bob) Andresen; granddaughters, Kelly Coughlin and her mother Julie Coughlin; Shayla Andresen (Michael Smith), great grandsons, Wyatt and Morgan; brother, Winfield C. Davis; brother-in-law, Bill Coughlin; and a daughter-in-law, Carol and her children Amy, Penny and Danny who will be officiating the service.

In addition to her husband, she was preceded in death by her son Al Jr. (“Ed”) in 2006, and her sister Jane Roberts in 1988.

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