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08/27/2014, 8:12 pm Flora Ann Snyder, 80, of Bettendorf, died Aug. 26, 2014, at Clarissa C. Cook Hospice House, Bettendorf.
Services are 10 a.m. Friday at McGinnis-Chambers, Bettendorf. Burial is at Davenport Memorial Park. Visitation is 4 to 7 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 28.
She was born Feb. 15, 1934. She married Arnold J. Snyder on June 6, 1953. He died June 13, 2008.
Surviving are her children, Cheryl Gabriel, Phillip, both of Bettendorf; three grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; brothers, Floyd Hahn, Hampton, Donald and Roger Hahn, both of Davenport.

08/27/2014, 8:12 pm Linda Lou Robbins, 72, of Bettendorf, died Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014, at Genesis East, Davenport.
Services are 4 p.m. Friday at McGinnis-Chambers, Bettendorf, with visitation 2 to 4 p.m. Burial is private.
She was born Jan. 18, 1942, in Davenport, to Curtis Noble and Cora Evelyn Johnson. She married Charles Robbins on Jan. 12, 1963.
Surviving are her husband; daughter, Suzon Esser, Bettendorf; son, Scott (Michelle) Robbins, Bettendorf; three grandsons; sister, Beverly Peterson, Eufala, Ala.; and brother, Curt Johnson, Bettendorf.
08/27/2014, 8:12 pm Vincent D. Fowler, 88, of Davenport, passed away Wednesday, Aug. 27, 2014, at Clarissa C. Cook Hospice House in Bettendorf.
Arrangements are pending at Runge Mortuary, Davenport.

08/27/2014, 8:12 pm Kay B. DeLeeuw, 81, of Bettendorf, formerly of Savanna, Ill., passed away Monday, Aug. 25, 2014, at Select Specialty Hospital, Davenport.
Private services will be at Rafferty Funeral Home, 2111 1st St. A, Moline. Memorials can be made to Masonic Lodge No. 385, Savanna.
Kay was born March 28, 1933, in Koosharem, Utah, the son of Alvin and Mary Brindley DeLeeuw. He married Kathrine Singleton on May 31, 1951, in Pioche, Nev.
Kay retired in 1995 from the U.S. Army Defense Ammunition Center and School in Savanna.
Kay was a member and past master of Masonic Lodge No. 385, Savanna, a longtime member and past president of Palisades Chapter 604 and NARFE. He enjoyed golfing, gardening and loved spending time with his family.
Survivors include his wife, Kathrine; children, Gene (Julie) DeLeeuw, Tooele, Utah, and Teri Lynn (Ron) Stevenson, Coal Valley; four grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; and brothers, James DeLeeuw, Greenwich, Utah, and Farrel DeLeeuw, Salem, Utah.
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08/27/2014, 8:12 pm Roger D. David, 62, of Bettendorf, died Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014, at Genesis East in Davenport, with his family by his side.
Graveside services are 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 30, at the Aledo Cemetery. Visitation is 9 to 10 a.m. Saturday at Fippinger Funeral Home in Aledo.
08/27/2014, 8:12 pm Eric M. Carter, 56, of Davenport, passed away Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014, at St. Mary Healthcare & Rehabilitation Center, Davenport.
Arrangements are pending at Weerts Funeral Home, Davenport.

08/27/2014, 8:12 pm Albert P. Gosney, 88, of Sherrard, went to be with his Lord on Monday, Aug. 25, 2014, at UnityPoint Health-Trinity Rock Island.
Visitation will be 5 to 8 p.m. Friday, Aug. 29, at Wheelan-Pressly Funeral Home, 201 E. 4th Ave., Milan. Burial will be 12:30 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 2, at Rock Island National Cemetery, with military honors performed by Moline American Legion Post No. 246. Those wishing to go to the cemetery, please meet at Wheelan-Pressly Funeral Home, Milan, at 11:30 a.m. on Tuesday, to go in procession. Memorials may be made to the family.
Albert was born on Feb. 7, 1926, in Shelbina, Mo., the son of Louis and Gladys Bailey Gosney. He married Dorothy J. Starmer on April 19, 1947, in Shelbina. Albert was employed by John Deere as a welder for 33 years before retiring in August 1983.
Albert will be remembered by his wife of 67 years, Dorothy Gosney; his three sons, Lindell (Linda) Gosney, Littleton, Colo., Ronald Gosney, Centennial, Colo., and Anthony (Shirley) Gosney, East Moline; many grandchildren and great-grandchildren; and his three sisters-in-law, Bev, Novi and Evelyn Gosney. He was preceded in death by his parents; his three brothers, Arthur, Ernest and Eldon; his sister, Eunice; and his daughter-in-law, Carla Gosney.
He was very appreciative to the great care given to him by Tony and Shirley Gosney.
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08/27/2014, 8:12 pm Charles E. Dilenbeck, 87, of Geneseo, died on Wednesday, Aug. 27, 2014, at Hammond-Henry Long Term Care, Geneseo.
Funeral services will be at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 30, at First United Methodist Church, Geneseo. The Rev. Christopher Ritter will officiate. Burial will be at Oakwood Cemetery, Geneseo. Visitation will be from 4 to 7 p.m. on Friday at Stackhouse-Moore Funeral Services, 225 E. Park St., Geneseo. Memorials may be made to the American Lung Association and the Henry County Humane Society, Geneseo.
Charles was born Jan. 24, 1927, in Colona, the son of John L. and Dora E. Hutchinson Dilenbeck. He graduated from Geneseo High School in 1944, and served in the U.S. Navy from 1944-46, serving in the Philippines. He was united in marriage to Gloria Jean Fortune Wright on Oct. 10, 1958, in Davenport. She survives. He farmed on the family farm until retirement in 2001.
Charles was a member of Geneseo First United Methodist Church, the VFW, Henry County Farm Bureau and the American Legion. He enjoyed reading, the ocean and ships, and he had a passion for knowledge, knack for trivia and an uncanny wit. He was a very generous and understanding soul, and he loved candy.
Survivors include his wife, Gloria Jean; three daughters (and a son-in-law), Shelle Gucker, Valley Center, Calif., Tracy Dilenbeck, Geneseo, and Gina (Bob) Ashley, Geneseo; and a grandson, Camden Holper, Andover. He was preceded in death by his parents; a son, Lew Wright; and a sister, Anita Swiger.
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08/27/2014, 8:12 pm Sharon Kay Deter, 54, of Morrison, died Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014, at her home.
Services are 10:30 a.m. Monday at Emmanuel Reformed Church, Morrison. Visitation is 4 to 7 p.m. Sunday at at Bosma-Renkes Funeral Home, Morrison. Burial is at Morrison Mennonite Cemetery.
She was born Sept. 13, 1959, in Colorado Springs, Colo., to Carroll and Jacqueline Reynolds Rasmussen. She married Russell D. Deter on Aug. 30, 1991.
Surviving are her husband; sons, Kendall, Bobby and Adam Deter, all of Morrison; six sisters; and two brothers.

08/27/2014, 8:12 pm Joan M. Glaus, 78, of Coal Valley, passed away peacefully Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014, at Avonlea Cottage, Milan, after a long and brave battle with Alzheimer's disease.
Services are 10:30 a.m. Saturday at Trinity Lutheran Church, Coal Valley, with the Rev. Robert E. Hagen officiating. Burial is at Coal Valley Cemetery. Visitation is 5 to 7 p.m. Friday at Trimble Funeral Home, Coal Valley. Memorials may be made to Trinity Lutheran Church, where she was a member, or the Quad-Cities Lyme Disease Network.
The former Joan Marie Baraks was born Oct. 21, 1935, in Moline, the daughter of Raymond and Nellie Maas Baraks. She was united in marriage to Keith Glaus on Feb. 17, 1952, in the home of her parents in Coal Valley.
She worked at Oak Glen Home and at the University of Illinois Home Extension Service before deciding to stay at home to raise her children. During that time, and for many years thereafter, she was a devoted babysitter to many children.
In 1987, she contracted lyme disease and suffered with it for the rest of her life. In 1989, she founded the Quad Cities Lyme Disease Support Group. She gave tirelessly of her time and energies to help comfort others suffering with the disease. She continued to lead the group until her retirement in 1996.
Joan loved to cook and bake for her family, enjoyed reading and playing scrabble with her mother, Nellie Fuelling-Baraks. She enjoyed picture matting, crocheting and visiting garage sales on the weekends. She was a member of the Valley Girls, a social group and card club for more than 50 years.
Those left to honor her memory include her husband of 62 years, Keith Glaus, Coal Valley; children, Debra (Gerald) Stahr, Coal Valley, Sandra Glaus-Wall, Vero Beach, Fla., Daniel Glaus, Davenport, and Rachel Glaus-Polak (Tom Polak), Palm Beach Gardens, Fla.; grandchildren, Andrew (Jennifer) Stahr, Nichol (Chuck) Ashmore, Bobby (Kim) Wall, Chantel (Andrew) Valente, Ryan Wall, Henry Glaus and Hannah, Luke, Sarah and Mary Polak; nine great-grandchildren; siblings, Nancy (Roger) Smart, East Moline, Fred (Janice) Baraks, Warsaw, Mo., and David (Georgia) Baraks, Coal Valley; and many nieces and nephews.
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08/27/2014, 8:12 pm Edra E. Hamric, 80, of East Moline, passed away Aug. 25, 2014, at University of Iowa Hospitals, Iowa City.
Per her wishes, cremation rites will be accorded and private services will be held at a later date.
Edra was born Feb. 18, 1934, in Paden, Miss., the daughter of William and Lucy Long Butler. She married Willie J. Hamric on April 26, 1951, in Fulton, Miss. He passed away in August 1986.
Edra enjoyed going to church, participating in church activities and spending time with her grandchildren.
Survivors include her sons, Jerry, East Moline, and Michael, Silvis; grandchildren, Alena, Keith, Stefanie, Brittney and Alexis; and 10 great-grandchildren.
Edra was preceded in death by her parents; husband; and a daughter, Machele Hamric.
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