Deaths, March 28,2 013

Posted Online: March 27, 2013, 6:55 pm
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Barr, Janette L., 92, Sarasota, Fla., formerly Davenport; Cunnick-Collins, Davenport.
Bettin, Dale L., 82, Davenport; Runge, Davenport.
Boruff, Vaughn R., 82, Buffalo Prairie; Fippinger, Aledo.
Cushman, Arabelle Rain, daughter of Charles C. Cushman IV and Melissa J. Voorhis, Moline; Wheelan-Pressly, Rock Island.
DeBock, Reva A., 88, Bettendorf; Rafferty, Moline.
DeSmet, David R. "Dave," 65, Milan; Wheelan-Pressly, Milan.
Duncan, Shirley, 69, Moline; Rafferty, Moline.
Gilarski, Charles K., 86, Bettendorf, formerly Orland Park, Ill.; Halligan-McCabe-DeVries, Davenport.
Guerrero, Ruben A. 68, Moline; Van Hoe, East Moline.
Hampton, Louis D., 83, North Las Vegas, Nev., formerly East Moline; Sullivan-Ellis, East Moline.
Kline, Edward "Eddie," 80, Davenport; Weerts, Davenport.
Lockheart, Pamela L., 66, Houston, Texas.
Peterson, Dennis George, formerly Moline, Muscatine, Iowa, and Auburn, Wash.; Bratton, York, S.C.
Peterson, Florence O., 99, Andover; Kirk, Huggins & Esterdahl, Orion.
Polaschek, Mark A., 49, Davenport; Van Hoe, East Moline.
Stozek, Mary S., 80, Coal Valley; Trimble, Coal Valley.
Teague, Belinda, 54, Moline; Sullivan-Ellis, East Moline.
Thomas, George K., 85, Silvis; Esterdahl, Moline.


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  Today is Tuesday, Sept, 30, the 273rd day of 2014. There are 92 days left in the year.

1864 — 150 years ago: The ARGUS Boys are very anxious to attend the great Democratic mass meeting tomorrow and we shall therefore, print no paper on the day.
1889 — 125 years ago: H.J. Lowery resigned from his position as manager at the Harper House.
1914 — 100 years ago: Curtis & Simonson was the name of a new legal partnership formed by two younger members of the Rock Island County Bar. Hugh Cyrtis and Devore Simonson..
1939 — 75 years ago: Harry Grell, deputy county clerk was named county recorder to fill the vacancy caused by a resignation.
1964 — 50 years ago: A new world wide reader insurance service program offering around the clock accident protection for Argus subscribers and their families is announced today.
1989 — 25 years ago: Tomato plant and other sensitive greenery may have had a hard time surviving overnight as temperatures neared the freezing point.

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