Funerals, Jan. 22, 2013


Share
Posted Online: Jan. 21, 2013, 7:26 pm
Comment on this story | Print this story | Email this story
Doxstader, Harland Theodore "Ted," 81, Macomb, Ill.; 11 a.m., First Baptist, Macomb.
Holcomb, Russell E. "Russ," 71, Erie; 11 a.m., Gibson-Bode, Erie.
Hunsaker, Roy C., 56, Cambridge; 11 a.m., Stackhouse-Moore, Cambridge.
Jackson, Ruthie J., 76, Rock Island; noon, Orr's, Rock Island.
Kilcoin, James L., 76, Bettendorf; 10 a.m., St. John Vianney Catholic, Bettendorf.
Kroeger, Kevin A., 58, Eldridge; 10:30 a.m., St. Ann's Catholic, Long Grove.
Lee, Gary Dean, 54, Long Grove; 5 p.m., Runge, Davenport.
Mairet, Theresa, Davenport; 10 a.m., St. Anthony's Catholic, Davenport.
Rhodenbaugh, Mary T., 90, Silvis, formerly Sherrard; 11 a.m., Kirk, Huggins & Esterdahl, Orion.
Ryker, Russell S., 87, Rock Island; 11 a.m., Wheelan-Pressly, Rock Island.
Shaw, Kenneth E., 92, Resthave, Morrison; 11 a.m., Bosma-Renkes, Morrison.
Sibley, Virginia Florence, 97, Rock Falls, formerly Prophetstown; 11 a.m., Riverside Cemetery, Prophetstown.
Wadsworth, Lucille E., 83, Davenport; 10 a.m., Runge, Davenport.

















 



Local events heading








  Today is Wednesday, April 23, the 113th day of 2014. There are 252 days left in the year.

1864 — 150 years ago: Some persons are negotiating for 80 feet of ground on Illinois Street with a view of erecting four stores thereon. It would serve a better purpose if the money was invested in neat tenement houses.
1889 — 125 years ago: The Central station, car house and stables of the Moline-Rock Island Horse Railway line of the Holmes syndicate, together with 15 cars and 42 head of horses, were destroyed by fire. The loss was at $15,000.
1914 — 100 years ago: Vera Cruz, Mexico, after a day and night of resistance to American forces, gradually ceased opposition. The American forces took complete control of the city.
1939 — 75 years ago: Dr. R. Bruce Collins was reelected for a second term as president of the Lower Rock Island County Tuberculosis Association.
1964 — 50 years ago: Work is scheduled to begin this summer on construction of a new men's residence complex and an addition to the dining facilities at Westerlin Hall at Augustana College.
1989 — 25 years ago: Special Olympics competitors were triple winners at Rock Island High School Saturday. The participants vanquished the rain that fell during the competition, and some won their events; but most important, they triumphed over their own disabilities.




(More History)