Dickie Lee Koch

12 April 1952–31 August 1996 (Age 44)
Sigourney, Keokuk, Iowa, United States

The Life of Dickie Lee

When Dickie Lee Koch was born on 12 April 1952, in Sigourney, Keokuk, Iowa, United States, his father, Richard Koch, was 45 and his mother, Frances Blanche Simmons, was 39. He died on 31 August 1996, in Poweshiek, Iowa, United States, at the age of 44, and was buried in McFarlan Cemetery, What Cheer, Keokuk, Iowa, United States.

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Family Time Line

Richard Koch
1906–1983
Frances Blanche Simmons
1912–1983
James Harold "Cookie" Koch
1932–2002
Dickie Lee Koch
1952–1996

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World Events (8)

1955 · The Civil Rights Movement Begins

Age 3

The civil rights movement was a movement to enforce constitutional and legal rights for African Americans that the other Americans enjoyed. By using nonviolent campaigns, those involved secured new recognition in laws and federal protection of all Americans. Moderators worked with Congress to pass of several pieces of legislation that overturned discriminatory practices.
1961 · The Buccaneer Arena

Age 9

The Buccaneer Arena was built for the Des Moines Buccaneers ice hockey team before their first season. It was known as the Metro Ice Sports Arena until 2004 when it got its new name. Its presence has sparked the love of ice hockey in the area during its time in the community.
1964 · The Twenty-Fourth Amendment

Age 12

The Twenty-fourth Amendment prohibits both all the states and Congress from swaying the right to vote in elections on payment of a poll tax or other types of tax.

Name Meaning

1 German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): occupational name from Middle High German koch, German Koch ‘cook’ (cognate with Latin coquus). The name in this sense is widespread throughout eastern and central Europe, and is also well established in Denmark.2 Czech and Slovak: from a pet form of any of several medieval personal names beginning with Ko-, for example Kochan, Kocián, Kojata, and Kosmas.3 Polish: nickname from kochać ‘to love’ ( see Kochan ).

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Dickie Lee Koch, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"
  • Dicky L Koch, "United States Social Security Death Index"
  • Dick Koch, "Find A Grave Index"

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