Gregory Allen Waddell - 62
4/15/1958 - 6/8/2020
Gregory A. “Greg” Waddell, age 62 of Clinton, passed away peacefully at his home surrounded by his loving family on Monday, June 8, 2020. Greg is now at home in Heaven after a 20 month battle with brain cancer, (glioblastoma). In following Greg’s wishes, cremation rites have been accorded. A gathering of family and friends will be held from 4:00 to 6:00 PM on Thursday, June 11, 2020 at the Pape Funeral Home. A Memorial Service will be held at 6:00 PM. Burial will be at a later date.
Greg was born in Clinton on April 15, 1958, the son of Bill and Pat (Fisher) Waddell. He graduated from St. Mary’s High School in 1976 and attended Mt. St. Clare College. Greg married Linda Thornton on September 6, 1980 in Clinton. Greg worked for Eagle’s Grocery Store for aver 20 years. His true passion was remolding houses. There was not a problem that Greg could not solve. He had a love for his grandkids, baseball, and taking his family to Florida on vacation.
He is lovingly remembered by his wife, Linda; 3 daughters, Renee (Paul) Horner of Bettendorf, Nicole (Ryan) Street of Arlington, TX and Kim (Ryan) Weaver of Clinton; 7 grandchildren, Ethan, Avery, Mira and J.J. Horner and Sloan, Zane and Brenna Weaver; his parents, Bill and Pat Waddell of Clinton; his brother, Cary (Jill) Waddell of Castle Rock, CO; his sister, Cheri (Todd) Ellerbrook of Arlington, TX; his mother and father-in-law, Chuck and Joanne Thornton of Clinton and many other family and friends. He was preceded in death by his grandparents. Online condolences may be left at www.papefh.com.
In following Greg’s wishes, cremation rites have been accorded. A gathering of family and friends will be held from 4:00 to 6:00 PM on Thursday, June 11, 2020 at the Pape Funeral Home.
A Memorial Service will be held at 6:00 PM. Burial will be at a later date.View Gregory Allen Waddell's Guestbook