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Denise Diana Leopard Nelson

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Denise Diana Leopard Nelson
Died on Friday, June 30th, 2017

4-6:00 pm Thursday, July 13th, 2017
Weerts Funeral Home
9:30 am Friday, July 14th, 2017
Davenport Memorial Park
Denise Diana Leopard Nelson, 62, of Davenport passed away peacefully on Friday, June 30, 2017 at Manor Care Utica Ridge, Davenport. Visitation will be held from 4-6:00 pm Thursday, July13th at Weerts Funeral Home, Kimberly at Jersey Ridge Road, Davenport. Graveside services will be held at 9:30 Friday, July 14th at Davenport Memorial Park.
Denise was born in Davenport, the daughter of the late Darlene (Mason) Blomme and the late William Leopard. She was a life-time resident of Bettendorf and Davenport and received her Associate Degree from Scott Community College. She worked a short period of time for Sears Manufacturing before health issues forced her to go on disability. Denise enjoyed many arts and crafts projects and loved drawing until arthritis crippled her hands. Growing up, she loved going to her grandparent’s farm near Tipton, IA and family vacations in Canada. Denise always loved animals, especially her Chihuahuas - Beau and Honey.
Denise is survived by her special friend Chris Carmack of Davenport; aunt Dorothy Stevenson of Moline; cousins Dean Stevenson and his wife Joanne of Moline and Diane Stevenson of Middletown, CT; daughter Carissa Kelly of Clarence, IA; grandchildren Mackenie, Gage, Chloe & Bailey Kelly all of Clarence, IA; and step brother Bill Leopard of Illinois City, IL
In addition to her parents Denise was predeceased by her brother Daniel Mason Leopard, step parents Sherman Blomme and Jane Leopard.
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