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04/10/2014, 8:35 pm Deborah L. Royal, 62, of Davenport, died Thursday, April 10, 2014, at UnityPoint Health-Trinity Rock Island.
Services are pending at Weerts Funeral Home, Davenport.

04/10/2014, 8:35 pm Services for Carrie Elaine Olson, 29, of Davenport, are 9:30 a.m. Saturday at St. Paul the Apostle Catholic Church, Davenport.
Private burial is at Mount Calvary Cemetery, Davenport. There is no public visitation. Halligan-McCabe-DeVries, Davenport, is handling arrangements.
Carrie was brought home to her family April 8, 2014.
She was born Aug. 8, 1984.
Surviving are her parents, Dave and Karen Olson; sister, Jacklyn (Dominick) Crisci; nephews, Ryan and Tyler Crisci; grandparents, Bill and Joan Quick, and Wanda Olson.
04/10/2014, 8:35 pm Sharon K. Misfeldt, 59, of Davenport, passed away Thursday, April 10, 2014, in Davenport.
Arrangements are pending at Runge Mortuary, Davenport.
04/10/2014, 8:35 pm Lois M. Kistenmacher, 91, of Davenport, died Thursday, April 10, 2014, at Davenport Lutheran Home, Davenport.
Arrangements are pending at Cunnick-Collins Mortuary and Cremation Service, Davenport.

04/10/2014, 8:35 pm Elizabeth A. "Midge" Downey, 79, of Davenport, died Thursday, April 10, 2014.
Services are 11 a.m. Monday at First Christian, Davenport, with visitation 9-11 a.m. Burial is at Davenport Memorial Park.
She was born Nov. 15, 1934. She married John Kraklio; he preceded in death. She married Donald Downey on Feb. 14, 1990.
Surviving are her husband; children, John Kraklio, Steven Kraklio, Sharon Bockholdt, Donna Angstrom and Jennifer Downey; 12 grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren; and siblings, John, Albert, Robert and Lola.

04/10/2014, 8:35 pm Funeral services for Harold "Henry" "Bud" I. Sharp, 78, of Colona, will be 10 a.m. Monday at the Van Hoe Funeral Home, East Moline.
Burial will be at Greenview Memorial Gardens, East Moline. Visitation will be 2-5 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.
Mr. Sharp died Thursday, April 10, 2014, at the Fort Armstrong, Rock Island. Memorials may be made to Green River United Methodist Church, Colona.
Harold was born April 1, 1936, in Promise City, Iowa, the son of Irvin and Annah Mae Bennett Sharp. He married the love of his life, Karen Head, Aug. 30, 1969, in Moline. She died March 27, 2005.
Harold had worked for the Rock Island Lines, been a heavy equipment operator, and retired from Midland Davis. He loved gardening, fishing, dancing and singing.
Survivors include his daughters, Sandie (Dan) Atkins, East Moline, Linda Lopez, Illinois, and Kathy Herman, Moline; sons, Little Jim (Weng) Sharp, Chula Vista, Calif., and Tom (Tracy) Sharp, Colona; grandchildren, Walker Held, David Anderson, Daniel Atkins, Emmanine Lopez, Jessica Deriemaker, Kyle Herman, Eric Herman, Trent Sharp, Richie Sharp, Andrew Sharp, Alexis Vrana, Shawn Lindsay Jr. and Jacob Henry Sharp; several great-grandchildren; sister, Jeannie Merritt, Seymour, Iowa; brothers, Bill Sharp, Iowa, Norman "Doc" Sharp, Canada, and Gary (Colleen) Sharp, Florida.
He was preceded in death by his parents; wife; and son, James Edward "Big Jim" Sharp.
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04/10/2014, 8:35 pm Wanda L. Francis, 68, of Lyndon, died Wednesday, April 9, 2014, at her home.
Visitation will be from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, April 12, at the McDonald Funeral Home in Prophetstown. Funeral services will follow at 1 p.m. at the funeral home, with Pastor Cheri Stewart officiating. Burial will be at Lyndon Township Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, a memorial has been established in her memory.
Wanda was born Jan. 31, 1946, in Sterling, to Lyle S. and Grace Wuebben Finley. She married Arman D. Francis on Nov. 21, 1964, in Sterling. He preceded her in death on Sept. 8, 1991.
Wanda worked as an assembler at Sterling Multi Products for 30 years before retirement. She was the village treasurer in Lyndon for 11 years. Wanda enjoyed the time she spent with her grandchildren and her family.
Survivors include her stepmother, Ruth Finley, Rock Falls; two daughters, Lisa (Jerry) Stuart, Morrison, and Lori (Dan) Davis, Lyndon; one sister, Ruthann Johnson, Houston, Texas; four grandchildren, Mitchell (Alexis Masse) Schaller, Jordan Schaller, Kyle Stuart and Jenessa Davis (Matt Anderson); and one great-grandchild, Karson Anderson.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husband and one sister in infancy.
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04/10/2014, 8:35 pm David Corgan Bost, 43, of St. Charles, Ill., passed away Monday, April 7, 2014, at Central DuPage Hospital in Winfield, Ill.
Funeral service will be 11 a.m. Saturday, April 12, at Assumption Cemetery, Wheaton, Ill. Visitation will be from 3 to 8 p.m. today at Yurs Funeral Home, 1771 W. State St., Geneva, Ill. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Cadence Health Foundation (direct to Brain Research) or Pitt Hopkins Research Foundation
David was born June 30, 1970, in Silvis, to Harold and Shirley Bost, of Colona.
David is survived by his loving wife of 16 years, Kristi (nee Sieverson); his daughters, Chloe and Brooke; his parents, Harold and Shirley Bost; sister, Pam Pappas; and nieces and nephew, Jenae, Tia and Leo.
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04/10/2014, 8:35 pm James A. Ardapple, 98, of Morrison, died Thursday, April 10, 2014, at Resthave Home, Morrison.
Arrangements are pending at Bosma-Renkes Funeral Home, Morrison.
04/10/2014, 8:35 pm Roman Wakula, 90, of Silvis, passed away Monday, April 7, 2014, at Illini Restorative Care, Silvis.
Funeral services will be celebrated at 2 p.m., Wednesday, April 16, at DeRoo Funeral Home, Moline. Visitation will be from noon until the time of services at the funeral home. Burial will be at St. Mary's Cemetery, East Moline.
Roman was born Sept. 24, 1923, in Lancut, Poland, the son of Tomasz and Frances Narog Wakula. He married Margaret A. VanDeKeere on June 17, 1961, in Moline.
He retired in 1982 after working 30 years as a Drill Press Operator at I.H.'s East Moline plant.
Survivors include his wife, Margaret; daughter, Susan Vander Jeugdt, Charlotte, N.C.; and four grandchildren.
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04/10/2014, 8:35 pm Funeral services for Grace C. DeMeyer, 94, of East Moline, will be 11 a.m. Monday at Christ the King Catholic Church, Moline.
Entombment will be in St. Mary's Mausoleum, East Moline. Visitation will be one hour prior to services Monday at the church.
Mrs. DeMeyer died Thursday, April 10, 2014, at UnityPoint Health-Trinity Rock Island. In lieu of flowers and gifts, memorials may be made to Christ the King Catholic Church, where she had been a member.
Grace Vyncke was born Nov. 12, 1919, in East Moline, the daughter of Hector and Tillie Neels Vyncke. She married Marcel "Jim" DeMeyer on Sept. 3, 1938, in East Moline. He died Dec. 14, 1992.
Grace had worked various jobs during the years to help put her daughters through Catholic schools. She loved to garden and had made many quilts for her family.
Survivors include her daughters, Marge (Ron) Clevenger, Silvis, Joyce Charlson, East Moline, Nancy (Steve) Trego, Indianapolis, Ind., and Betty Demont, East Moline; 18 grandchildren; 37 great-grandchildren; 10 great-great-grandchildren; sister, Vivian Versheure, East Moline.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; grandson, Christopher Barrett; great-grandchildren, Christopher Michael Paprocki and Allison Paige Sharp; son-in-law, Dwight Demont.
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