Funerals, Nov. 10, 2012

Posted Online: Nov. 09, 2012, 5:27 pm
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Arnold, Leslie E. "Les," 88, Atkinson; 1:30 p.m., Vandemore, Atkinson.
Bosley, Mildred "Peg," 91, Silvis; 10 a.m., Schroder, Silvis.
Fulton, Lester, 76, Orion; 10 a.m., Kirk, Huggins & Esterdahl, Orion.
Garinger, Jack W., 84, Geneseo; 10:30 a.m., Vandemore, Geneseo.
Hauschild, Harold L., 85, Davenport; 10 a.m., Weerts, Davenport.
Kitterman, Sally A., 75, Galva; 10:30 a.m., Rux, Galva.
Leighty, Larry E., 72, Cordova; 1:30 p.m., Gibson-Bode, Port Byron.
Milnes, Frank "Gene," 84, Prophetstown; 11 a.m., First Lutheran, Prophetstown.
Remour, Boyd D., 62, Albany; 10 a.m., McDonald, Fulton.
Stancil, Hugh Don, 75, Erie; 10:30 a.m., Erie Christian.
VanOpdorp, Kenneth R., 88, Moline; 9:30 a.m., Sacred Heart, Moline.
Wakeland, Corey M., 41, Davenport; 10 a.m., Sacred Heart Cathedral, Davenport.
Whitmarsh, Henry "Hank," 55, Aledo; 11 a.m., Aledo United Methodist.


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1864 -- 150 years ago: Recruits can get $500 by enlisting now. Lt Jobe has a recruiting office on Illinois Street.
1889 -- 125 years ago: Superintendent Schnitger formally inaugurated the Rock Island and Davenport Railway Line of the Holmes system by putting on four cars to start.
1914 -- 100 years ago: Wires of the defunct Union Electric Co. are being removed by city electricians.
1939 -- 75 years ago: The Bishop Hill softball team won the championship in WHB"S Mississippi Valley tournament at Douglas Park.
1964 -- 50 years ago: A boom in apartment construction has hit Rock Island, with approximately 300 units either in or near the construction stage or due for an early rezoning decision.
1989 -- 25 years ago: Members of the Bi-State Metropolitan Planning Commission are hoping to revive their push for a new $70 million four-lane bridge spanning the Mississippi River.

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