Funerals today, Saturday, Dec. 29, 2012

Posted Online: Dec. 28, 2012, 6:06 pm
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Beserra, Severiana V., 83, East Moline; 10 a.m., St. Mary's Catholic, East Moline.
Carlson, Vernon C. "Vern," 68, Rock Island, formerly Geneseo; 1 p.m., Vandemore, Geneseo.
Coffenberry, William "Bill" Harris, 85, Bettendorf; 11 a.m., Asbury United Methodist, Bettendorf.
Cutshall, Robin A., 38, East Moline; 10 a.m., St. Mary's Cemetery, East Moline.
DeMay, Francis A., 74, Prophetstown; noon-3 p.m., McDonald, Prophetstown.
Edens, Mary, 92, Davenport; 1 p.m., Halligan-McCabe-DeVries, Davenport.
Erhart, Anna M., 89, Andalusia; 11 a.m., St. Patrick Catholic, Taylor Ridge.
Gibson, Jerry W., 68, Milan; 2 p.m., Dennison, Viola.
Haan, Robert, 89, Harbor Crest, Fulton; 3 p.m., Bosma-Renkes, Fulton.
Hill, Beatrice L. "Mrs. B," 75, Davenport; 1 p.m., Weerts, Davenport.
Hornbuckle, Rochelle Lynn, 65, Morton, Ill., formerly Bettendorf; 10:30 a.m., Weerts, Davenport.
Keegan, Rodney J., 58, Grand Mound, Iowa; 10:30 a.m., Schultz, DeWitt, Iowa.
Lerch, Barbara J., 81, Rock Island; 10 a.m., Immanuel Lutheran, Rock Island.
Miller, Thomas, 62, Milan; 3-5 p.m., Esterdahl, Moline.
Orlandi, Deno, 100, Mark, Ill.; 10 a.m., Sacred Heart Catholic, Granville, Ill.
Ott, Mary C., 85, Davenport; 10 a.m., Holy Family Catholic, Davenport.
Pittser, Verle M., 89, Hope Creek, East Moline, formerly Davenport; 10 a.m. Runge, Davenport.
Reddick, Darrell Wayne, 74, Andover; 10 a.m., First United Methodist, Geneseo.
Reis, Helen M., 99, Moline; 2 p.m., South Park Presbyterian, Rock Island.
Ruiz, Frances L., 85, Hope Creek, East Moline; 1:30 p.m., St. Mary's Catholic, Moline.
Russell, Carolyn L., 69, New Boston; 10 a.m., New Boston United Methodist.
Santee, Frances L., 85, Colona, formerly Moline; 11 a.m., New Life Fellowship, Moline.
Schwener, Barbara, 80, Davenport; 10 a.m., St. Anthony's Catholic, Davenport.
Stock, Suzanne "Susi," 74, Moline; 11 a.m., St. John's Lutheran, Rock Island.
Sturgill, James E., 96, Aledo Rehab and Healthcare; 2 p.m., Leon United Methodist, Prophetstown.
Trauffer, Lori J., 49, Davenport; 11 a.m.-2 p.m., Knights of Columbus, Davenport.
Youngstrom, C. Robert, 91, Cambridge; 10:30 a.m., Stackhouse-Moore, Galva.


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1864 — 150 years ago: A mad dog was shot in Davenport after biting several other canines and snapping at several children. The police should abate this nuisance — there are about 500 dogs in this city that ought to be killed at once.
1889 — 125 years ago: Track laying operations on 2nd Avenue, stopped by the Moline-Rock Island company last spring for lack of rail, have been resumed.
1914 — 100 years ago: Bulletins allowed to come through the strong continental censorship of all war news indicated that Germany was advancing with a dash against both Russia and France.
1939 — 75 years ago: Emil J Klein, of Rock Island, was elected commander of Rock Island Post 200, American Legion.
1964 — 50 years ago: Members of the Davenport police department and their families are being invited to the department's family picnic to be held Aug. 27 at the Mississippi Valley Fairgrounds.
1989 — 25 years ago: Beginning this fall, Black Hawk College will offer a continuing education course in horseback riding at the Wright Way Equestrian Center, Moline, located just east of the Deere Administration Center.

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