James L. Welzenbach, 73, of Davenport, passed away Sunday, May 20 2012. Per his wishes cremation rites will be accorded. There will be private family services. Memorials may be made to the family. Online tributes and condolences may be made at www.rungemortuary.com. Jim was born on February 21, 1939 in Davenport, the son of Fred and Estella (Smith) Welzenbach. He retired from Ralston-Purina after 30 years of service. He liked to play bingo and euchre and was a member of Moose Lodge 28 of Davenport. Those celebrating his life include: sisters, Betty Miller, Joyce Cole, and Sally Bueker; brother, Robert Welzenbach and numerous nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents and brothers, Fred and Ronnie.