Funerals, Jan. 19, 2013

Posted Online: Jan. 18, 2013, 5:23 pm
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Anderson, Ronald Wayne, 78, Dixon, Ill.; 2 p.m., Preston-Schilling, Dixon.
Blosser, Ruth Elizabeth Hostetler, 73, Tampico; 10 a.m., Fairfield Amish Mennonite Church, Tampico.
Carlton, Alice M., 70, Rock Island; 1 p.m., Runge, Davenoprt.
Davis, Vivian, 89, Rock Island; 10 a.m., Esterdahl, Moline.
Lafferty, Beverly J., 71, Moline; 2 p.m., Carlos O'Kelly's, Moline.
Lindquist, Verna M., 93, formerly Cambridge; 2 p.m., Stackhouse-Moore, Cambridge.
McMorran, Marvin L., 88, Bettendorf; 11 a.m., Asbury Methodist, Bettendorf.
Monson, Michael V., 30, Rock Island; 2 p.m., Wheelan-Pressly, Rock Island.
Nelson, George B. Jr., 83, Moline; 10 a.m., Moline Memorial Park.
Overton, Ivan "Ike" R., 84, Moline; 1 p.m., Esterdahl, Moline.
Painter-Majeski, Kathleen "Kip," 56, Silvis; 10 a.m., Van Hoe, East Moline.
Saskowski, Gregory J. "Greg," 50, Peoria, Ill.; 10:30 a.m., Halligan-McCabe-DeVries, Davenport.
Schrier, Bud, 82, Carlisle, Iowa; 2 p.m., Carlisle United Methodist.
Stuebe, Charles "Butch," 65, Illinois City; noon, Andalusia Lions Club.
Thomas, June E., 93, Davenport; 1-3 p.m., Country Kitchen at Oakwood Place, Ridgecrest Village, Davenport.
Tierney, Cathey Marie, 55, Clarksville, Tenn.; 10 a.m., Calvary Bible Church, Joelton, Tenn.
Winkelman, Elizabeth "Betty," 87, Davenport; 11 a.m., Holy Family Catholic, Davenport.
Yelm, Earl "Butch," 58, East Moline; 2 p.m., Chopper's Bar and Grill, East Moline.


Local events heading

  Today is Friday, Aug. 1, the 213th day of 2014. There are 152 days left in the year.

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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