Cynthia Bianchi-Short


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Posted Online: April 20, 2013, 7:55 pm
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Cynthia Ann Bianchi-Short formerly of Rock Island, died on March the 28, 2013, at Mercy Hospital in Oklahoma City, Okla.
Cremation has been accorded in Oklahoma.
Cindy was born on May 24, 1954, in Moline, to Frank and Lee Bianchi.
She was a career transition specialist for 13 years for Job Corp Center, in Guthrie, Okla.
Those left behind to cherish her memory include her husband, Clyde Short; son and wife, Mathew and Londa Beaber; daughters, Andrea Borton and Samatha Mayette; grandchildren, Megan, Zachery, Bradley, Deserae, Anthony, Jacob and Joshua; great-grandchild, Aubry; sister, Fran Bianchi-Elliott; nephews, Bill and John O'Brien.
Cindy loved being with her puppies, Lizzie, Buddy and Bell.
Cindy will be greatly missed by her family and friends.












 



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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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