Carol Wood


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Posted Online: March 16, 2013, 5:35 pm
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Carol Wood, Davenport, made her passage to be amongst the angels at her home on Saturday, March 16, 2013.
In accordance with Carol's wishes, all services will be private. Runge is assisting in arrangements. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made in her memory to the ASPCA.
She was a loving and beloved mother and grandmother. She was also a loyal, hard worker in all the various occupations she engaged in throughout her life.
Survivors are children, Connie Haddock and Jack; grandchildren, Jeff Hacker and Charlotte Goble. She was preceded by brother, Earl Wayne Linhart; sister Sheila Kay Linhart.












 




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  Today is Sunday, Aug. 31, the 243rd day of 2014. There are 122 days left in the year.

1864 -- 150 years ago: The Chicago and Rock Island Railroad will carry all who wish to attend the Chicago convention for half fare — that is, full fare to Chicago and return free.
1889 -- 125 years ago: Hardy Hetter, for several years yardmaster in the Burlington Railroad yards in Rock Island and Moline, was transferred to Beardstown. He was succeeded here by J.E. Albrecht.
1914 -- 100 years ago: Corn was estimated at 50 percent of the normal crop in Rock Island County by Crop Correspondent Thomas Campbell.
1939 -- 75 years ago: Robert Carroll, 12-year-old son of Mr. and Mrs. Farr Carroll, of near Aledo, won the grand championship of the Mercer County baby beef show with "Fat Stuff."
1964 -- 50 years ago: About 250 persons attended the first in a series of horse shows at the Hillandale Stables off Knoxville Road near Milan on Saturday afternoon and evening.
1989 -- 25 years ago: Ground was broken this morning for the $4.5 million Rock Valley Business Park near Rock Valley Plaza, Rock Island. The first building is 17,000 square feet for offices and a warehouse and should be completed by Dec. 1.




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