Nina Belver


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Posted Online: March 16, 2014, 7:41 pm
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Nina G. Belver, 72, of Moline, passed away Saturday, March 15, 2014, at Aspen Rehabilitation in Silvis.
A funeral service will be at 2 p.m. on Tuesday, March 18, at Esterdahl Mortuary & Crematory, 6601 38th Ave., Moline. There will be a visitation from 1 p.m. until service time at the funeral home. Burial will be at Moline Memorial Park. Memorials may be made to the family.
Nina was born June 1, 1941, in Peoria, Ill., the daughter of Charles Robert and Daisy Ione St. Clair Murphy. Nina married Harry Belver on Sept. 5, 1958, in Rock Island, and he preceded her in death on July 11, 2012.
Nina was a homemaker and enjoyed embroidery and reading. She also enjoyed shopping and her handbags; above all, her love was her family and spending time with her great-nieces and -nephews.
Survivors include her sisters, Janice Nolan, Peoria, Pam Nicewanner, East Moline, Mary Fuller; brother, Scott (Betty) Murphy, Georgia; and several nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews.
She was preceded in death by her husband; parents; and siblings, Charlotte Murphy, Charles E. St. Clair, James Keenie and Jean Sams.
Online condolences may be left for the family by visiting her obituary at esterdahl.com.












 




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1889 -- 125 years ago: Hardy Hetter, for several years yardmaster in the Burlington Railroad yards in Rock Island and Moline, was transferred to Beardstown. He was succeeded here by J.E. Albrecht.
1914 -- 100 years ago: Corn was estimated at 50 percent of the normal crop in Rock Island County by Crop Correspondent Thomas Campbell.
1939 -- 75 years ago: Robert Carroll, 12-year-old son of Mr. and Mrs. Farr Carroll, of near Aledo, won the grand championship of the Mercer County baby beef show with "Fat Stuff."
1964 -- 50 years ago: About 250 persons attended the first in a series of horse shows at the Hillandale Stables off Knoxville Road near Milan on Saturday afternoon and evening.
1989 -- 25 years ago: Ground was broken this morning for the $4.5 million Rock Valley Business Park near Rock Valley Plaza, Rock Island. The first building is 17,000 square feet for offices and a warehouse and should be completed by Dec. 1.




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