Funerals, March 18, 2014

Posted Online: March 17, 2014, 8:49 pm
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Belver, Nina G., 72, Moline; 2 p.m., Esterdahl, Moline.
Collins, Elmer L., 86, Moline; 11 a.m., Esterdahl, Moline.
Eberts, Karen L., 71, Oquawka, Ill., formerly Moline; 1 p.m., Wheelan-Pressly, Milan.
Fowler, Mary E., 89, Rock Island; 10 a.m., Hodgson, Rock Island.
Green, Arline Martha, 93, Galva; 11 a.m., Messiah Lutheran, Galva.
Griffin, B. Diane, 47, Davenport; 5 p.m., Runge, Davenport.
Gustafson, Betty L., 87, Moline; 10 a.m., Wheelan-Pressly, Rock Island.
Lord, Walter Harmon Jr., 90, Moline; 2 p.m., Rafferty, Moline.
McConnell, Lillian E., 94, Aledo, formerly Milan; 11 a.m., Taylor Ridge United Methodist.
McGowan, Virginia L., 77, Davenport; noon, Third Missionary Baptist, Davenport.
McRoberts, Juanita, 92, Milan; 11 a.m., Gibson-Bode, Port Byron.
Ridgeway, Louise, 102, Silvis; 11 a.m., Pedrick, Keosauqua, Iowa.
Roden, James "T" Theadore, 84, Colona; 10 a.m., Van Hoe, East Moline.
Shelton, James H., 87, Davenport; 10 a.m., Weerts, Davenport.


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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