Catherine A. Kopf, 55, of Bettendorf, died Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2012, at Genesis West, Davenport. Services are 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at Halligan-McCabe-DeVries, Davenport. Burial is at Mt. Calvary Cemetery, Davenport. Visitation is 4-7 p.m. Monday. Surviving are her husband, Randy; children, Brian Dudley, Michael Dudley, California, Brett Kopf, Moline, Amy Kopf, Bettendorf; three grandchildren; mother, Lauralie Salter, Bettendorf; siblings, Susan Boyler, Christine Donnelly, Carolyn Peterman, Mark Salter, Michael Salter.
Today is Monday, July 28, the 209th day of 2014. There are 156 days left in the year.
1864 -- 150 years ago: Port Byron passengers and mails will be transported by the Sterling and Rock Island railroad. 1889 -- 125 years ago: The congregation of the First Methodist church worshiped in Harper's theater, where construction work is being done at the church site. 1914 -- 100 years ago: Three-eye baseball for Moline was assured the Danville Franchise will be transferred to the Plow city. 1939 -- 75 years ago: Roseville Methodist Church is observing its 100th anniversary. 1964 -- 50 years ago: The last remaining unfinished portion of Interstate 80 between the Quad-Cities and Joliet will be opened to traffic by Aug 12. 1989 -- 25 years ago: Of all the highlights of the last 12 years, this is the greatest of all, said Dennis Hitchcock, producer director of Circa '21 Dinner Playhouse, as he torched the mortgage, clearing a $220,000 loan financing the downtown Rock Island theater's beginnings in 1977.