In memory of
Jackson H. "Jack" Paaske
Jackson H. "Jack" Paaske December 6, 1934-January 3, 2021 ELDRIDGE-Jackson H. "Jack" Paaske, 86, of Eldridge died on Sunday at his home surrounded by his beloved family. Funeral services will be 11:00 A.M. on Thursday at Chambers Funeral Home of Eldridge. Burial will be in Pine Hill Cemetery, Davenport. Visitation will be from 4:00 P.M. to 7:00 P.M. Wednesday at the funeral home. Due to the Covid virus, masks must be worn and social distancing required for those wishing to attend the services. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the family for a donation to Victory Junction. He was born in Davenport on December 6, 1934, son of Henry and Mary (Powell) Paaske. On November 16, 1955, he married Barbara Pollock in Argo, Iowa. Jack was an Army veteran, serving with the 84th Airborne Division during the Korean Conflict. In earlier years, Jack worked for Alcoa and later for the Caterpillar Company of Mt. Joy. He left Caterpillar to start J & S Trucking which he operated for many years. He eventually returned to Caterpillar where he eventually. retired. After retirement, he continued to drive part-time for Amhof Trucking and H. F. Kroeger Trucking. Jack was a stock car enthusiast, owning & maintaining his own stock cars (#4 and #81) along with Rudy Werdeman for many years. He enjoyed watching NASCAR (as long as it was a Ford) and spent many enjoyable hours "fiddling" in his garage. Those left to honor his memory include his wife, Barbara; his daughters, Shelly Howell of Milan, Illinois and Brenda (David) Whitney of Silvis, Illinois; his grandchildren, Derek, Ashly and Garrett Hamilton; and his great-grandson, Liam Hamilton. Jack was preceded in death by his son-in-law, Larry Howell; and his sister & brother-in-law, Joyce and Gary Holst. Condolences may be expressed to the family by viewing his obituary at www.McGinnis-Chambers.com .
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In memory of
Jackson H. "Jack" Paaske
Jackson H. "Jack" Paaske December 6, 1934-January 3, 2021 ELDRIDGE-Jackson H. "Jack" Paaske, 86, of Eldridge died on Sunday at his home surrounded by his beloved family. Funeral services will be 11:00 A.M. on Thursday at Chambers Funeral Home of Eldridge. Burial will be in Pine Hill Cemetery, Davenport. Visitation will be from 4:00 P.M. to 7:00 P.M. Wednesday at the funeral home. Due to the Covid virus, masks must be worn and social distancing required for those wishing to attend the services. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the family for a donation to Victory Junction. He was born in Davenport on December 6, 1934, son of Henry and Mary (Powell) Paaske. On November 16, 1955, he married Barbara Pollock in Argo, Iowa. Jack was an Army veteran, serving with the 84th Airborne Division during the Korean Conflict. In earlier years, Jack worked for Alcoa and later for the Caterpillar Company of Mt. Joy. He left Caterpillar to start J & S Trucking which he operated for many years. He eventually returned to Caterpillar where he eventually. retired. After retirement, he continued to drive part-time for Amhof Trucking and H. F. Kroeger Trucking. Jack was a stock car enthusiast, owning & maintaining his own stock cars (#4 and #81) along with Rudy Werdeman for many years. He enjoyed watching NASCAR (as long as it was a Ford) and spent many enjoyable hours "fiddling" in his garage. Those left to honor his memory include his wife, Barbara; his daughters, Shelly Howell of Milan, Illinois and Brenda (David) Whitney of Silvis, Illinois; his grandchildren, Derek, Ashly and Garrett Hamilton; and his great-grandson, Liam Hamilton. Jack was preceded in death by his son-in-law, Larry Howell; and his sister & brother-in-law, Joyce and Gary Holst. Condolences may be expressed to the family by viewing his obituary at www.McGinnis-Chambers.com .
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About Memorial Trees

Honor a loved one by planting trees in their memory. Trees are planted in a forest with the greatest need, at the best suitable time (typically spring or fall), by a team of certified arborists.

Your Sympathy Gift Includes:

  • A digital certificate, customized with your message, that can be printed for your records or given to the family.
  • An entry in your loved one’s guest book, noting your contribution.
  • A listing in a memorial tree registry, showing that trees were planted in honor of your loved one.

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By planting memorial trees, you not only honor the life and legacy of your loved one — you also help to preserve our beautiful national forests for generations to come.

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Honor a loved one by planting trees in their memory. Trees are planted in a forest with the greatest need, at the best suitable time (typically spring or fall), by a team of certified arborists.

Your Sympathy Gift Includes:

  • A digital certificate, customized with your message, that can be printed for your records or given to the family.
  • An entry in your loved one’s guest book, noting your contribution.
  • A listing in a memorial tree registry, showing that trees were planted in honor of your loved one.

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This memorial tree planting will assist in reforestation, improve forest health and area watersheds, and provide a critical habitat for threatened and endangered wildlife.

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About Memorial Trees

Honor a loved one by planting trees in their memory. Trees are planted in a forest with the greatest need, at the best suitable time (typically spring or fall), by a team of certified arborists.

Your Sympathy Gift Includes:

  • A digital certificate, customized with your message, that can be printed for your records or given to the family.
  • An entry in your loved one’s guest book, noting your contribution.
  • A listing in a memorial tree registry, showing that trees were planted in honor of your loved one.

Why Plant Trees?

This memorial tree planting will assist in reforestation, improve forest health and area watersheds, and provide a critical habitat for threatened and endangered wildlife.

By planting memorial trees, you not only honor the life and legacy of your loved one — you also help to preserve our beautiful national forests for generations to come.

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About Memorial Trees

Honor a loved one by planting trees in their memory. Trees are planted in a forest with the greatest need, at the best suitable time (typically spring or fall), by a team of certified arborists.

Your Sympathy Gift Includes:

  • A digital certificate, customized with your message, that can be printed for your records or given to the family.
  • An entry in your loved one’s guest book, noting your contribution.
  • A listing in a memorial tree registry, showing that trees were planted in honor of your loved one.

Why Plant Trees?

This memorial tree planting will assist in reforestation, improve forest health and area watersheds, and provide a critical habitat for threatened and endangered wildlife.

By planting memorial trees, you not only honor the life and legacy of your loved one — you also help to preserve our beautiful national forests for generations to come.

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About Memorial Trees

Honor a loved one by planting trees in their memory. Trees are planted in a forest with the greatest need, at the best suitable time (typically spring or fall), by a team of certified arborists.

Your Sympathy Gift Includes:

  • A digital certificate, customized with your message, that can be printed for your records or given to the family.
  • An entry in your loved one’s guest book, noting your contribution.
  • A listing in a memorial tree registry, showing that trees were planted in honor of your loved one.

Why Plant Trees?

This memorial tree planting will assist in reforestation, improve forest health and area watersheds, and provide a critical habitat for threatened and endangered wildlife.

By planting memorial trees, you not only honor the life and legacy of your loved one — you also help to preserve our beautiful national forests for generations to come.

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Honor a loved one by planting trees in their memory. New trees will be planted in the Superior National Forest, located in northeastern Minnesota, and planting will take place at the best suitable time (typically spring or fall) by a team of certified arborists.

Product Details:

  • A digital (PDF) certificate, customized with your message, that can be printed for your records or given to the family.
  • An entry in your loved one’s Legacy guest book, noting your contribution.
  • An entry in a memorial tree registry, showing that trees were planted in honor of your loved one.

Why Plant Trees?

This memorial tree planting will assist in reforestation, improving forest health, improving area watersheds, and will provide a critical habitat for threatened and endangered wildlife.

Your choice to plant memorial trees not only honors the life and legacy of your loved one but also helps to improve and preserve our beautiful national forests for generations to come.

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