Death list for Wednesday, March 6, 2013


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Posted Online: March 05, 2013, 7:39 pm
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Achenbach, Bailey Joy, 18 days old, Geneseo; Vandemore, Geneseo.
Baugh, David M., 74, Bettendorf; McGinnis-Chambers, Bettendorf.
Carss, Richard, 85, Silvis; Schroder, Silvis.
Cover, Barbara E., 83, East Moline; Halligan-McCabe-DeVries, Davenport.
Dahl, Clara Ann, 88, Hollywood, Fla., formerly Kewanee; Rux, Kewanee.
Gehrmann, Carl H., 82, of Bettendorf, formerly Davenport; Halligan-McCabe-DeVries, Davenport.
Granados, Frank L., 72, Rock Island; Trimble, Moline.
Hughes, Thomas J., 87, Rock Island; Rafferty, Moline.
Janacua, Esther M., 77, Davenport; Halligan-McCabe-DeVries, Davenport.
Kallenbach, Harry L., 79, Rio; Esterdahl, Moline.
Lorenzen, Ben L., 85, Davenport; Runge, Davenport.
Nielsen, James A., 57, rural Woodhull; Vandemore, Geneseo.
Rottman, Carrol Allen "Pee Wee," 64, Moline; Hodgson, Rock Island.
Speth, Ernest Jr., 82, Davenport; Runge, Davenport.
Teague, Saundra, 68, Rock Island; Wheelan-Pressly, Rock Island.
Townsend, Daryl D., 77, Rock Island; Wheelan-Pressly, Rock Island.
Unwin, Richard V. "Dick," 95, LeClaire; McGinnis-Chambers, Bettendorf.
Vinar, Daniel S., 54, Rock Island; Hodgson, Rock Island.












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  Today is Monday, July 28, the 209th day of 2014. There are 156 days left in the year.

1864 -- 150 years ago: Port Byron passengers and mails will be transported by the Sterling and Rock Island railroad.
1889 -- 125 years ago: The congregation of the First Methodist church worshiped in Harper's theater, where construction work is being done at the church site.
1914 -- 100 years ago: Three-eye baseball for Moline was assured the Danville Franchise will be transferred to the Plow city.
1939 -- 75 years ago: Roseville Methodist Church is observing its 100th anniversary.
1964 -- 50 years ago: The last remaining unfinished portion of Interstate 80 between the Quad-Cities and Joliet will be opened to traffic by Aug 12.
1989 -- 25 years ago: Of all the highlights of the last 12 years, this is the greatest of all, said Dennis Hitchcock, producer director of Circa '21 Dinner Playhouse, as he torched the mortgage, clearing a $220,000 loan financing the downtown Rock Island theater's beginnings in 1977.




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