Obituary: Nellie Vitosh


A funeral service for Nellie J. Vitosh, 96, of Davenport, was held at 10:30 a.m. Monday, Nov. 7, at Chambers Funeral Home, Eldridge. Burial was in Davenport Memorial Park. Visitation was Sunday, Nov. 6, from 1-4 p.m. at the funeral home.

Mrs. Vitosh died Tuesday, Nov. 1, 2022, at her daughter’s home in Eldridge.

Nellie Snyder was born Oct. 15, 1926, in Washington County, Iowa, the daughter of Clara (Bender) and William Snyder Sr.

She married Kenneth M. Vitosh on June 27, 1949, in Iowa City.

Survivors include her daughter, Cynthia (Martin) Jensen, Eldridge; sons, Dale (Sheryl) Vitosh, Coralville, and Mark (Christine) Vitosh, Leland, Ill.; five grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.

Memorials may be made to Unity Point Hospice or the Alzheimer’s Disease Association.

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