Kirk Matson McQuilkin, 92, of Waterloo, formerly of La Porte City, died at Friendship Village Retirement Center on Thursday, March 16, 2017.
Kirk was born on July 13, 1924 in La Porte City, Iowa, son of Greer and Alice (Matson) McQuilkin.
He graduated from La Porte City High School and then attended Iowa State.
Kirk married Wanda Weatherly on October 19, 1947 in La Porte City, who preceded him in death on July 28, 2010.
He was a farmer and land owner, before retiring in 1989.
Kirk was an Elder and member of the choir at First Presbyterian Church in La Porte City, a member of the La Porte City Golf Club, and an active Farm Bureau member.
He is survived by: two daughters: Dianne (Max) Reckling of Des Moines and Luanne (David) Smith of McFarland, WI; four grandchildren; and eight great‑grandchildren.
Kirk was preceded in death by: his parents; his wife, Wanda; a brother, Graydon; and a sister, Gretchen.
Celebration of Life services and inurnment at West View Cemetery will be held at a later date.
Please send memorials to Friendship Village, 600 Park Lane, Waterloo, IA 50702.
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