Funeral list for Friday, Nov. 23, 2012


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Posted Online: Nov. 22, 2012, 10:57 pm
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Friday, Nov. 23

Almquist, Elaine Mildred, 85, Milan; 11 a.m., St. Ambrose Catholic, Milan.
Bassett, Gloria L., 86, Davenport; 12:30 p.m., Friday at The Word Church, Rock Island.
Beall, Lawrence A., 68, Champaign, Ill.; 3-5 p.m., Hagi, Streator, Ill.
Cassidy, John Patrick, Davenport; noon, St. John Vianney Catholic, Bettendorf.
Dvorak, Richard M., 56, Davenport; 1 p.m., Bettendorf Christian.
Harland, Ronald Joseph, 61, Kewanee; 10 a.m., Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Days Saints, Kewanee.
Hawk, George W. Jr. 90, Erie; Gibson-Bode, Erie.
Krotz, Martha A., 77, Coal Valley; 11 a.m., Rafferty, Moline.
Nimrick, Beverly J., 80, Kewanee; 10 a.m., Schueneman-Tumbleson, Kewanee.

















 



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  Today is Friday, July 25, the 206th day of 2014. There are 159 days left in the year.

1864 -- 150 years ago: Walter Jones, of Co, F 23rd Ky, volunteers, lost a satchel on the Camden road, yesterday, containing his papers of discharge from the army.
1889 -- 125 years ago: E. W. Robinson purchased from Mrs. J.T. Miller the livery stable on the triangle south of Market square.
1914 -- 100 years ago: A municipal; bathing beach was advocated at the weekly meeting of the city commission by commissioner Rudgren, who suggested the foot of Seventh Street as an excellent location.
1939 -- 75 years ago: Floyd Shetter, Rock Island county superintendent schools, announced teachers hired for nearly all of the 95 rural and village grade schools in the county.
1964 -- 50 years ago: The mercury officially reached the season's previous high of 95 about noon today and continued upward toward an expected mark of 97.
1989 -- 25 years ago: Fort Armstrong hotel once the wining and dining chambers of Rock Island's elite is under repair. Progress is being made though at a seeming snail's pace to return the building to a semblance of its past glory for senior citizen's homes.








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