Deaths, April 8, 2014

Posted Online: April 07, 2014, 6:07 pm
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Anderson, Janet I., 75, Alexis; McGuire & Davies, Monmouth.
Bost, Joan D., 80, East Moline; Van Hoe, East Moline.
Griffith, Joyce, 90, formerly Moline; Trimble, Moline.
Kelly, Sandra Jean, 69, Davenport; Runge, Davenport.
Lynch, Paul L. Jr., 65, Davenport; Halligan-McCabe-DeVries, Davenport.
Meyer, Karmel A. "Kay,", 93, formerly Eldridge; McGinnis-Chambers, Bettendorf.
Ouderkirk, Virginia J., 85, Garner, Iowa; Cataldo, Garner.
Pelton, Joy E. Pepper, 85, formerly Rock Island; McDonalds, Rock Falls, Ill.
Randall, Edna M., 88, Bickford Cottage, Davenport, formerly Rock Island; Wheelan-Pressly, Rock Island.
Rotthier, Harry, 71, East Moline; Van Hoe, East Moline.
Reed, Thomas, 67, Rock Island; Esterdahl, Moline.
Schalk, Fern Edith, 81, Rock Island; Wheelan-Pressly, Milan.
Schmidt, Morgan L., 12, Bettendorf; Halligan-McCabe-DeVries, Davenport.
Stick, Phillip, 66, Davenport; Runge, Davenport.
Thompson, Marian Joyce, 88, East Moline; Schroder, Silvis.
Whitehall, Maxine C, 93, Moline, formerly Joy; Fippinger, Aledo.
Yeater, Bonita A., 77, Colona; Esterdahl, 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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