Lucille Youd Birthday


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Posted Online: Jan. 14, 2013, 11:15 am
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Lucille E. Youd will celebrate her 90th birthday on Jan. 17. She is a resident of Heritage Woods, 5500 46th Ave. Dr., Moline. Lucille married the late Arthur Youd in 1943, and is the mother of daughters and their spouses, Mary Jo Werner (Larry deceased), Cathy Youd (deceased), Chris Summers (Steve) and Lori Carpenter (John). She is very proud of her 11 grandchildren and 22 great-grandchildren.
Lucille worked at First National Bank of Rock Island, retiring in 1984. She is a member of St. Pius Church in Rock Island where she has been a Eucharistic minister. She also served as the Mother's Club president at the former St. Joseph school.
Lucille enjoys dancing, playing cards, bingo, exercising, visiting with friends and going out to eat.
Lucille's birthday will be honored by several family celebration dinners.












 




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1914 -- 100 years ago: Members of the First Church of Christ, Scientist, decided to erect a new edifice at a cost of about $60,000.
1939 -- 75 years ago: Willard Anderson, junior forward for the Augustana College basketball team, which won 17 out of 22 contests, was elected captain of the quintet.
1964 -- 50 years ago: John Hoffman, Moline, president of the Sac-Fox Council of Boy Scouts, will be honored for his 50 years in scouting by members of the council at a dinner Thursday evening.
1989 -- 25 years ago: The Quad-Cities has what is believed to be the area's first elite-class gymnast. It's the stuff upon which Olympic competitors are made. Tiffany Chapman, of Rock Island, not only has earned the highest possible gymnast ranking, she won the honor at age 11.






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