Funeral list for Saturday, Dec. 8, 2012


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Posted Online: Dec. 07, 2012, 5:46 pm
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Borden, Judith Ann, 68, Surprise, Ariz., formerly Davenport; 10 a.m., Runge, Davenport.
Fox, Joe W., 79, rural Kewanee; 10 a.m., Schueneman-Tumbleson, Kewanee.
Hanson, Sarah Bell, 91, Milan; noon, Zion Lutheran, Taylor Ridge.
Harrison, Hazel T. "Sissie," 92, Rock Island; 10 a.m., Temple Baptist, Davenport.
Hensley, Albert, 79, Keithsburg; 11 a.m., First Christian, Keithsburg.
Hinkle, John David, 78, Fort Lauderdale, Fla.; 10:30 a.m., Weerts, Davenport.
Hohnbaum, Margaret J., 85, Davenport; noon, Trinity Lutheran, Davenport.
Hughes, Kenneth L., 90, New Windsor; 2 p.m., Calvary Lutheran Cemetery, New Windsor.
Oles, Elaine "Rose," 80, Bettendorf; 11 a.m., Asbury United Methodist, Bettendorf.
Saunders, Delores M., 78, Tupelo, Miss., formerly of Davenport; noon, Halligan-McCabe-DeVries, Davenport.
Scott, Jeffrey A., 59, Moline; 11 a.m., Moline Memorial Park Cemetery.
Scoville, Mary Anna, 92, Rock Island, formerly of Kewanee; 11 a.m., St. John the Baptist Catholic, Bradford, Ill.
Swanson, Mildred D. "Millie," 87, rural Cambridge; 10:30 a.m., Augustana Lutheran, Andover.
Uhr, Grace A., 90, Bettendorf; 11:30 a.m., McGinnis-Chambers, Bettendorf.

















 



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