Funeral list for Monday, March 4, 2013

Posted Online: March 03, 2013, 6:49 pm
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Monday, March 4

Bates, Brenda L., 61, Cambridge; 11 a.m., Stackhouse-Moore, Cambridge.
Carrasca, Kim M., 56, Kewanee; 11 a.m., Rux, Kewanee.
Churchill, Bill, 78, Cordova; 11 a.m., Gibson-Bode, Port Byron.
DeBlieck, Thomas L., 63, Plant City, Fla.; 10:30 a.m., St. Malachy's Catholic, Geneseo.
DeLugish, Gloria E., 87, Moline; 11 a.m., Sacred Heart, Moline.
Harker, Sharon Anne, 79, Kewanee; 11 a.m., First Christian, Kewanee.
Harris, Charles D., 82, Moline; 10:30 a.m., Rock Island National Cemetery, Arsenal Island. Meet by 9:45 a.m. at Esterdahl, Moline.
Hyett-Moore, Mary Jo, 66, Aledo; 11 a.m., Speer, Aledo.
Johnson, Nancy A., 75, Moline; 10:30 a.m., Esterdahl, Moline.
Mulloy, Joel Jay, 61, Bettendorf; 11 a.m., Asbury United Methodist, Bettendorf.
Olsen, Kenneth J., 96, Davenport, formerly of Rock Island; 1 p.m., Koning Chapel, Ridge Crest Village, Davenport.
Rohwer, Ruth R., 90, Davenport; 11 a.m., First Baptist, Davenport.
Scheckel, Sherry Jean, 60, Moline; 1 p.m., Schroder, Colona.
Schnecklloth, Dean, 72, Eldridge; 11 a.m, Faith Lutheran, Eldridge.
Steele, Carroll Hobart, 90, Davenport; 9:30 a.m., Rock Island National Cemetery (meet 9 a.m., McGinnis-Chambers, Bettendorf).
Tank, Terry J., 58, Davenport; 10 a.m., Cunnick-Collins, Davenport.


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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.

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