Obituaries for April 22, 2014
Fred Stanton   April 23, 2014
Brandi Southwick  April 23, 2014
L. Imogene Meredith   April 23, 2014
Harold Faulkner  April 23, 2014
Alex Belk  April 23, 2014
Phillip Atwell  April 23, 2014
Duane Ackerland  April 23, 2014
Alan 'Neil' Bruner   April 23, 2014
Lois Meredith   April 23, 2014
Mary Ann Gile  April 23, 2014
Alan Farlee   April 23, 2014
Deborah 'Debbie' Kozelichki   April 23, 2014
Norma Koopman   April 23, 2014
Marguerite Kepes   April 23, 2014
Mary Cornick   April 23, 2014
Ruth Clemann  April 23, 2014
Donald Tingley  April 23, 2014
Patricia Little  April 23, 2014
Barbara Fuller   April 23, 2014
Cathy Batts   April 23, 2014
Michael Pearson   April 23, 2014
V. Louise Cullor   April 23, 2014
Ed Studeny   April 22, 2014
Fred Stanton  April 22, 2014
Greg Schurke   April 22, 2014
Arlo Petersen   April 22, 2014
Clarence 'Dolly' Parton   April 22, 2014
Jane Mravinac   April 22, 2014
John 'Johnnie Mac' McFadden Jr.   April 22, 2014
Elvert 'Al' Loose   April 22, 2014
Carol Feeney   April 22, 2014
Betty Dirksen   April 22, 2014
Sylvia Bytnar   April 22, 2014
Linda Brooks   April 22, 2014
Rosa Wilt-Hecht   April 22, 2014
Dixie Wildermuth  April 22, 2014
Henrietta Wiebenga   April 22, 2014
Arthur Schultz   April 22, 2014
Michael Ptasnik   April 22, 2014
Berneice Johnson   April 22, 2014
Barbara Grymonprez   April 22, 2014
John Baraks   April 22, 2014
Patricia Adrian   April 22, 2014
Mary Teager   April 22, 2014
Inge Roberts   April 22, 2014
Charles 'Buddy' Pope Jr.   April 22, 2014
Lois Paxton  April 22, 2014
Robert O'Connor   April 22, 2014
Teresa Koehler   April 22, 2014
John Zimmer  April 22, 2014
Linda Shannon   April 22, 2014
Kenneth Mackey   April 22, 2014
Deborah Kozelichki  April 22, 2014
Norma Koopman  April 22, 2014
Mary Harris   April 22, 2014
Susan Brems   April 22, 2014
Karen Schnoebelen   April 22, 2014
Michael Pearson  April 22, 2014
V. Louise Cullor  April 22, 2014




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  Today is Thursday, April 24, the 114th day of 2014. There are 251 days left in the year.

1864 -- 150 years ago: We learn that it is a contemplation to start a paper mill in Rock Island during the summer by a gentleman from the East.
1889 -- 125 years ago: The gates of Oklahoma were swung open at noon today, and a throng of more than 30,000 settlers started over its soil.
1914 -- 100 years ago: The Iowa Coliseum Co. was incorporated with $40,000 capital and planned a building on 4th Street between Warren and Green streets in Davenport.
1939 -- 75 years ago: Plans are being discussed for resurfacing the streets in the entire downtown district of Rock Island.
1964 -- 50 years ago: Some 45 jobs will be created at J.I. Case Co.'s Rock Island plant in a expansion of operations announced yesterday afternoon at the firm's headquarters in Racine, Wis.
1989 -- 25 years ago: Gardeners and farmers cheered, but not all Quad-Citians found joy Saturday as more than an inch of rain fell on the area. Motorists faced dangerous, rain-slick roads as the water activated grease and grime that had built up during dry weather.








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