Deaths for Saturday, April 27, 2013


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Posted Online: April 26, 2013, 6:02 pm
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Barrett, Lois L., 89, Davenport; Halligan-McCabe-DeVries, Davenport,
Foulks, Otis G., 54, Davenport; Weerts, Davenport.
Maeltzer, Marjorie S., 93, Geneseo; Vandemore, Geneseo.
McMahon, Erma M., 94, DeWitt, Iowa, formerly of Davenport; Halligan-McCabe-DeVries, Davenport.
Peterson, Helen K., 102, Moline; Esterdahl, Moline.
Roberts, William "Bill," Naperville, Ill.; Weerts, Davenport.



















 



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