Robert Duane Gordon
Robert Duane Gordon
  • February 8, 1941 - December 22, 2017
  • Davenport, Iowa

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Robert Duane Gordon, Sr., 76, of Davenport, passed away Friday, December 22, 2017 at his home. A private family service will be held. Memorials may be made to the family. Online tributes may be expressed at

Robert was born on February 8, 1941 in Davenport, the son of Leslie Francis and Margarette Mary (Pickard) Gordon.

Robert was a veteran of the US Army serving during the Korean Conflict. He retired from Ralston Purina after 35 years of service in 2004. He was an avid Iowa Hawkeye and Indianapolis Colts fan. He enjoyed his music, classic cars and loved watching WWE.

Those left to honor his memory include his sons, Mark (Jessica) Gordon and Brian (Angela) Gordon; grandchildren Roxanne, Kirstin, Alec, Dakota, Adora, Wyatt, Garett, Kylie, Alex, Aspen, Amelia, and Anjuli; 8 great grandchildren; and special friend Shirley Stewart.

He was preceded in death by his parents, son Robert, 4 sisters and 2 brothers.