Deaths for Sunday, March 9, 2014

Posted Online: March 08, 2014, 7:04 pm
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Anders, Neal Anthony Sr., 75, East Moline; Van Hoe, East Moline.
Chandler-Palmer, Edith Joan, 75, Rock Island; Wheelan-Pressly, Milan.
Cole, Delores "Doe," 84, East Moline; Schroder, Silvis.
DeKoster, Arthur Ward, 71, Spanaway, Wash., formerly of the Quad-Cities; Trimble, Moline.
George, Myrta P., 100, formerly of Moline; Trimble, Moline.
Greer, Virginia M., 94, Aledo, formerly of Seaton; Fippinger, Aledo.
Hane, Mary D., 78, Davenport; Halligan-McCabe-DeVries, Davenport.
Johnsen, Kenneth, 66, Port Byron; Gibson-Bode, Port Byron.
Johnson, Elaine, 84, Moline; Esterdahl, Moline.
Marzetta, Judith Anne, 75, Rock Island; Wheelan-Pressly, Rock Island.
Nagle, Robert W., 58, Moline; Wheelan-Pressly, Rock Island.
Palmer, B. Michael, 28, Chicago, formerly of Hillsdale; Gibson-Bode, Port Byron.
Rosenboom, William "Billy," 68, Rock Island; Wendt, Moline.
Schoellhorn, Ursula, 75, Pleasant Valley; Runge, Davenport.
Tarbay, Evelyn, 75, Moline; Van Hoe, East Moline.


Local events heading

  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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