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Patricia Bush


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Posted Online: April 28, 2013, 6:21 pm
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Patricia McCarthy Bush, 80, of Bettendorf, died on Saturday, April 27, 2013, atClarissa C. Cook Hospice House, Bettendorf. She was surrounded by her loving family at thetime of her passing. Services and a Mass of Christian Burial will be at 10:30 a.m.Thursday, May 2, at St. John Vianney Catholic Church, 4097 18th St., Bettendorf.Burial will take place in Mount Calvary Cemetery, Davenport. Visitation will be on Wednesday from4 to 7 p.m. at Halligan-McCabe-DeVries Funeral Home, 614 Main St., downtownDavenport.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Embracing Our Future Campaign, Women's Choice Center or Assumption High School.
Mrs. Bush is survived by her children, Lawrence (Karen Britian) Bush, Joseph (Katie) Bush, GregoryBush, Barbara (Michael) Johnson, Thomas (Susan) Bush, Peter (Julie) Bush and Mary (Tim)Walsh. She was preceded in death by her husband, John L. "Jack" Bush, in 2009. A completeobituary will appear in Tuesday's newspaper.












 




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1914 — 100 years ago: Mrs. Frank Mixer, of Rock Island, was the winner of the final preliminary for the women's handicap golf cup at Rock Island arsenal links.
1939 — 75 years ago: Sixteen hundred persons — many from war-fearful Europe — arrived in New York aboard the German liner Bremen. For two days on the trip, passengers were cut off from the world with both incoming and outgoing radio messages banned.
1964 — 50 years ago: Police reported five youths have been involved in the theft of about seven cars in recent weeks. Three of the youths were arrested Saturday afternoon, one was in custody as the result of a previous arrest, and the fifth is expected to be arrested today.
1989 — 25 years ago: The Rock Island/Milan School Board is asking the city to tear down Franklin School and allow the school district to pay back the estimated $100,00 cost during 10 years.






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