Funerals, March 15, 2014

Posted Online: March 14, 2014, 5:34 pm
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Chamberlain, Randy H., 62, Galva; 10:30 a.m., Rux, Galva.
Daye, Barbara Jean Clark, 67, Davenport; 11 a.m., Pentecostal Church of God, Davenport.
Engstrom, Dr. Maynard Oscar, D.V.M., 85, Moline; 10:30 a.m., Wheelan-Pressly, Rock Island.
Hansen, James E. "Jim," 85, Davenport; 10:30 a.m., Halligan-McCabe-DeVries, Davenport.
Herath, Jonathan Luther, 37, Lake in the Hills, Ill., formerly East Moline; 10 a.m., Messiah Lutheran, Port Byron.
Hull, Jimmy "Jay," formerly the Quad-Cities; 1 p.m., Greenview Memorial Gardens Mausoleum, East Moline.
Kohl, Audrey A., 55, Rock Island; 3 p.m., Wheelan-Pressly, Rock Island.
Lee, Mildred E., 94, Geneseo, formerly Orion; 1 p.m., Mary, Our Lady of Peace, Catholic, Orion.
Tschopp, Darin Kayton, 47, Williamsburg, Va., formerly Coal Valley; 10 a.m., Esterdahl, Moline.
Vaughn, Robert D., 74, Aledo; 11 a.m., First Baptist, Joy.
Way, Jerame G., 40, Moline; noon, DeRoo, Moline.
Whittington, Dorothy Lucille, 88, Erie; 11 a.m., St. Malachy's Catholic, Geneseo.


Local events heading

  Today is Saturday, Aug. 23, the 235th day of 2014. There are 130 days left in the year.

1864 -- 150 years ago: Telegraph reports state that, about 6 o'clock on the evening of the 20th, Quantrill, with about 800 of his thieves and robbers, surrounded Lawrence, Kan., and burned it to the ground.
1889 -- 125 years ago: Newton Beer's production of "Lost in London," which had a successful run for three seasons, was presented at Harper's Theater.
1914 -- 100 years ago: The German army commanded by Fran Duke Albrecht of Wurtemburg defeated the French army at Neufchmtenu.
1939 -- 75 years ago: John Deere Harvester Works in East Moline is starting a four-story, $104,000 addition to the combine assembly building.
1964 -- 50 years ago: Short Hills Country Club held onto its lead yesterday despite a rally by host Davenport Country Club and claimed the team title in the Sunshine Cup golf series.
1989 -- 25 years ago: Quad-Citians can look forward to more excitement and fun at this year's Rock Island Labor Day parade at 9:30 a.m. Sept 4, say organizers. This years theme is "Celebrate Rock Island."

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