Death list for Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2013

Posted Online: Jan. 14, 2013, 5:41 pm
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Archibald, Charles L. "Chike," 84, Moline; Wheelan-Pressly, Rock Island.
Carolan, Anna Mae Berry, 80, formerly Rock Island.
Cernovich, Shirley A., 82, Kewanee; Schueneman-Tumbleson, Kewanee.
DeArmond, Ronald W., 75, formerly Rapids City; Trimble, Moline.
Frits, David E., 57, Port Byron; Gibson-Bode, Port Byron.
Karwath, Raymond, 80, Davenport; Runge, Davenport.
Lashbrook, Robert E., 83, Silvis; Schroder, Silvis.
Lemen, Robert E. "Bob," 80, East Moline; Van Hoe, East Moline.
McDaniel, Marie, 92, Davenport; Weerts, Davenport.
Mihevic, Joseph A., 59, Eldridge; Van Hoe, East Moline.
Moore, Gary, 67, Coal Valley; Trimble, Coal Valley.
Shaffer, Phyllis Ann, 75, Davenport; Runge, Davenport.
Wolever, June E., 87, Moline; Rafferty, Moline


Local events heading

  Today is Friday, April 18, the 108th day of 2014. There are 257 days left in the year.
1864 -- 150 years ago: A new steamer, Keithsburg, now is at our levee taking on board the balance of her fixtures preparatory to assuming her position on the daily Rock Island and Keokuk line.
1889 -- 125 years ago: C.W. Hawes was appointed deputy county clerk by county clerk Donaldson.
1914 -- 100 years ago: Mrs. O.E. child, of Moline, was named president of the Women's Home Missionary Society of the Methodist Church Rock Island District of the Central Illinois conference.
1939 -- 75 years ago: Augustana College is making plans for a drive for funds to erect a field house and make football field improvements.
1964 -- 50 years ago: A expanded election coverage system featuring a 16-foot chalkboard showing up to the minute running totals, attracted a large and enthusiastic crowd to The Argus newsroom last night.
1989 -- 25 years ago: Balloons frame Rock Island attorney Stewart Winstein who was given a surprise party in the rotunda of the Rock Island County Courthouse on Thursday to honor his 50th year of practicing law.

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