Deaths for Thursday, April 10, 2014

Posted Online: April 09, 2014, 5:53 pm
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Adams, Eleanor A., 90, Davenport; Halligan-McCabe-DeVries, Davenport.
Baugher, Michael D., 64, Aledo; Fippinger, Aledo.
Bliss, Briella Kayleigh, infant daughter of Keshia Bliss; Rux, Kewanee.
Bloomer, Janie Louise Aderton, 91, Hardin, Ill., formerly Champaign; Hanks-Gress, Hardin.
Brown, Raymond E., 66, Rock Island; Wheelan-Pressly, Rock Island.
Cashman Anderson, Iris, 88, Geneseo, formerly Mount Morris, Ill.; Finch, Mount Morris.
Hudgens, Marjorie E., 91, Davenport; Cunnick-Collins, Davenport.
Jones, James "The Rev" Allen, 60, Fulton; Bosma-Renkes, Fulton.
Jones, James Edward "Jim," 73, Lusby, Md.; Rausch, Lusby.
Kinnan, Robert "Bob," 74, formerly the Quad-Cities; Riemann, Biloxi, Miss.
Lewis, Conrad N., 82, Davenport; Cunnick-Collins, Davenport.
Maxwell, Larry D., 75, Ankeny, Iowa, formerly Bettendorf; Ankeny Memorial.
Neuleib, Larry Marvin, 56, Findlay, Ohio, formerly Geneseo; Kirkpatrick-Behnke, Findlay.
Raskie, Carl W., Moline; DeRoo, Moline.
Schwarz, Kristin Kay, 52, Davenport; Runge, Davenport.
Stout, Leslie Frederick Sr., 76, Silvis; Schroder, Silvis.
Tapscott, Connie S. "Sarge," 62, Rock Island; Peterson-Wallin-Knox, Alpha.
Wynn, Kelly W., 69, Moline; Wheelan-Pressly, Milan.


Local events heading

  Today is Thursday, Aug. 21, the 233rd day of 2014. There are 132 days left in the year.

1864 -- 150 years ago: Sheriff McLaughlin had the misfortune to dislocate his right shoulder some days ago when his carriage upset. He is now able to walk about but has a very sore shoulder.
1889 -- 125 years ago: A kindergarten was started in the downtown district of Rock Island with the Misses Dodie Hawes and Grace Knowlton as teachers.
1914 -- 100 years ago: Pope Pius X died in Rome.
1939 -- 75 years ago: Rock Island's new theater was named Esquire.
1964 -- 50 years ago: The J.I. Case Co. plant in Bettendorf will add from 150 to 200 employees by Jan. 1 a spokesman for the company said today. The Bettendorf Works today had a payroll of 1,350, but an increased production schedule will require additional people.
1989 -- 25 years ago: The Illowa Council Boy Scouts of America reached and passed its campaign goal in a drive that began 14 months ago by raising more than $2.2 million for the expansion of Loud Thunder Reservation near Andalusia.

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