Todd M. Polkinghorn
Todd M. Polkinghorn, age 46, of Dubuque, was called home suddenly at 4:38 p.m., on Friday, February 7, 2020, at UnityPoint Health Finley Hospital. To celebrate Todd’s life, private family services were held. Behr Funeral Home, 1491 Main Street, Dubuque was in charge of arrangements.
Todd was born on February 23, 1973, in Dubuque, son of Virgil and Suzanne (Gross) Polkinghorn.
Todd was united in marriage to Roxanne Wardle on March 26, 2012 in Dubuque. Todd was raised in Dubuque and attended Hempstead and Senior High Schools. In his free time he enjoyed following the Chicago Bears and watching wrestling, crime TV and game shows. Todd was a bit of an instigator at times and loved giving people a hard time. He was a loving husband, father and brother who will be greatly missed by his sudden passing.
Those left to cherish Todd’s memory include
Roxanne Polkinghorn, Dubuque, IA;
Mark Polkinghorn, both of Dubuque;
Michael (Sue) Polkinghorn,
Stephanie (Mike) Dunwoody,
Virgil Polkinghorn Jr., all of Dubuque,
and Patrick Polkinghorn, Denver, Colorado;
and his step-mother,
Carol Polkinghorn, Dubuque, IA;
Todd was preceded in death by his parents; a brother, Mark, in infancy; and a sister, Dawn Johnson.