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07/21/2014, 11:17 pm Lelon E. "Lee" Schmidt, 90, Normal, Ill., formerly of Davenport, died July 21, 2014, at Heritage Manor, Normal. Services are ...
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07/21/2014, 11:17 pm Elma G. Pillard, 80, of Princeton, Iowa, passed away July 19, 2014, at her home. A memorial service held at ...
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07/21/2014, 11:17 pm Jo Anne Manley Clark, 63, of Savannah, Ga., died July 18, 2014, at St. Joseph's Hospital. Services are 11 a.m. ...
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07/21/2014, 11:17 pm Services for Gary E. Lundgren, 76, of Davenport, are 2 p.m. Wednesday at Cunnick-Collins, Davenport, with visitation noon to services. ...
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07/21/2014, 11:17 pm Nancy Heuvelman, 68, of Davenport, died Sunday July 20, 2014, at Genesis Medical Center, East Rusholme Street, Davenport. Arrangements are ...
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07/21/2014, 11:17 pm Diane Dorsey, 46, Davenport, died Saturday, July 19, 2014, at home. Cremation rites will be accorded. Memorial services are 2 ...
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07/21/2014, 11:17 pm Margaret M. Crumly, 48, of Grandview, Iowa, passed away Saturday, July 19, 2014, at UnityPoint Health-Trinity Rock Island. A celebration ...
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07/21/2014, 11:17 pm Edna M. Cannon, 92, of Bettendorf, died Sunday, July 20, 2014, at the Iowa Masonic Health Facility in Bettendorf. Funeral ...
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07/21/2014, 11:17 pm Richard Harold Atzen, 62, of Davenport, passed away Saturday, July 19, 2014, at Genesis East Medical Center, Davenport. Arrangements are ...
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07/21/2014, 11:17 pm Warren W. Wells, 78, of Sherrard, passed away Saturday, July 19, 2014, at his residence. A Mass of Christian Burial ...
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07/21/2014, 11:17 pm Ivan J. Sutton, 105, died on July 20 at his home in rural Independence, Iowa, Funeral services will be at ...
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07/21/2014, 11:17 pm Michael David Rita, 77, of Kaneohe, Hawaii, formerly of Moline, a retired accountant and Army veteran, died July 3, 2014, ...
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07/21/2014, 11:17 pm Revilo John Israel, 32, of Kewanee, died July 16, 2014, at St. Luke Medical Center, Kewanee. Services are 1:30 p.m. ...
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07/21/2014, 11:17 pm William Goard, 83, Kewanee, died Friday, July 18, 2014, at Kewanee Care Home. Memorial services are 10 a.m. Friday at ...
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07/21/2014, 11:17 pm W. Gail Glenn, 85, of Geneseo passed away unexpectedly Sunday, July 20, 2014, at the Hammond-Henry Hospital Emergency Room, Geneseo. ...
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07/21/2014, 11:17 pm Ruth B. Clapper, 89, of Kewanee, died July 18, 2014, at Kewanee Care Home. Services are 11 a.m. Thursday at ...
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07/21/2014, 11:17 pm Loretta May King, 89, formerly of East Moline passed away July 18, 2014 in Deltona, Fla. Schroder mortuary, Silvis, is ...
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07/21/2014, 11:17 pm Johnny L. Rawlins, 68, of Rock Island, formerly of Chicago, passed away Sunday, July 20, 2014, at his home. Visitation ...
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07/21/2014, 11:17 pm Harrison H. "Sonny" Kavensky, 86, of Boca Raton, Fla., formerly of Rock Island, died Monday, July 21, 2014, at Hospice ...
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07/21/2014, 11:17 pm Lois Hulda Marie Samuelson White, 96, of Dunedin, Fla., formerly of Champaign, went home to the Lord on Wednesday, July ...
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07/21/2014, 11:17 pm Ian Thomas Pau, 80, passed away on Sunday, July 20, 2014, at his home in Moline, after battling chronic obstructive ...
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07/21/2014, 11:17 pm Charles G. "Chuck" Moritz, 82, of Moline, died Sunday, July 20, 2014, at his home. Funeral services will be ...
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07/21/2014, 11:17 pm Shirley A. Carpenter, 72, of Moline, passed away Monday, July 21, 2014, at Heartland Health Care Center, Moline. Arrangements are ...
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07/21/2014, 11:17 pm Helen Louise (Allison) Anderson, 97, passed away peacefully with her daughter, Kristen Hill, and son-in-law, Donald Hill, at her side ...
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07/21/2014, 11:09 pm Anderson, Helen Louise (Allison), 97, Hinsdale, Ill., formerly of Moline. Atzen, Richard Harold, 62, of Davenport; Runge, Davenport. Cannon, ...
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07/21/2014, 11:09 pm Baranyos, Dorothy E., 95, Bishop Hill; 11 a.m., Concordia Cemetery, Forest Park, Ill. Chandler, Olen Forest, 93, Bettendorf; 11 ...
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07/20/2014, 9:06 pm Gary E. Lundgren, 76, of Davenport, died Saturday, July 19, 2014, at Genesis Medical Center, West Campus, Davenport. Arrangements are ...
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07/20/2014, 9:06 pm Margaret M. Crumly, 48, of Grandview, Iowa, passed away Saturday, July 19, 2014, at UnityPoint Health-Trinity Rock Island. Arrangements are ...
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07/20/2014, 9:06 pm Warren Wells, 78, of Sherrard, passed away Saturday, July 19, 2014, at his residence. Visitation will be Wednesday at DeRoo ...
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07/20/2014, 9:06 pm Lola Alice Lange, 98, of Resthave Home, Morrison, died Saturday, July 19, 2014, at the home. Services are 10 a.m. ...
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07/20/2014, 9:06 pm Clarence "Steve" Stevenson, 72, of Silvis, went home to the Lord on July 19, 2014, after a long hard battle. ...
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07/20/2014, 9:06 pm Nancy Folsom, 68, of Silvis, died Thursday, July 17, 2014, at Rosewood Care Center, Moline. Arrangements are pending at Esterdahl ...
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07/20/2014, 9:06 pm Connie Lee Ullrich Gordon, 68, of Lufkin, Texas, formerly of East Moline, died Friday, July 11, 2014, in Lufkin. Mrs. ...
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07/20/2014, 9:06 pm Johnny L. Rawlins, 68, of Rock Island, passed away Sunday, July 20, 2014, at his home. Funeral arrangements are pending ...
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07/20/2014, 9:06 pm Ian Thomas Pau, 80, of Moline, died Sunday, July 20, 2014, at his residence. Arrangements are pending at Esterdahl Mortuary ...
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07/20/2014, 9:06 pm Charles G. "Chuck" Moritz, 82, of Moline, died Sunday, July 20, 2014, at his home. Arrangements are pending at Esterdahl ...
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07/20/2014, 9:06 pm Danny N. Wadkins Sr., 74, of Milan, passed away Saturday, July 19, 2014, at V.A. Medical Center, Iowa City. Funeral ...
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07/20/2014, 9:06 pm Dorothy Mae Robinson, of Milan, a loving mother and grandmother, died in a hospital in Rock Island on Friday, July ...
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07/20/2014, 9:06 pm Crumly, Margaret M., 48, Grandview, Iowa; Bewley, Aledo. Folsom, Nancy, 68, Silvis; Esterdahl, Moline. Gordon, Connie Lee Ullrich, 68, ...
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07/20/2014, 9:06 pm Brummitt, Marjorie Louise, 88, formerly East Moline; 2 p.m., Homewood Evangelical Free, Moline. Freberg, Helen Grace, 93, Kewanee; 11 a.m., ...
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07/19/2014, 6:21 pm No funerals are scheduled today in the Quad-Cities area. ...
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07/19/2014, 6:21 pm Bowe, Hazel I., 73, Eldridge; Cunnick-Collins, Davenport. Burkert, Douglas John Sr., 82, Mustang, Okla., formerly the Quad-Cities; McNeil's, Mustang. ...
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07/19/2014, 6:17 pm Fay E. Ziemer, 82, of LeClaire, died Friday, July 18, 2014, at Iowa Masonic Health, Bettendorf. Services are 5 p.m. ...
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07/19/2014, 6:17 pm R. Lee "Bud" Thomas, 91, of Corpus Christi, Texas, died Friday, July 18, 2014, at The Fountains, Bettendorf. Cremation rites ...
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07/19/2014, 6:17 pm James Herbert Schlump, 64, of LeClaire, died Friday, July 18, 2014, at home. Services are 11 a.m. Thursday at McGinnis-Chambers, ...
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07/19/2014, 6:17 pm Elma G. Pillard, 80, of Princeton, Iowa, died Saturday, July 19, 2014, at her residence. Arrangements are pending at Cunnick-Collins ...
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07/19/2014, 6:17 pm Lara Matthews, 52, of Muscatine, died Friday, July 18, 2014, at All American Care, Muscatine. Visitation is 6 to 8 ...
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07/19/2014, 6:17 pm Dean E. Marberry, 51, of Davenport, died Thursday, July 17, 2014. Services are 2 p.m. Monday at Weerts, Davenport, with ...
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07/19/2014, 6:17 pm Charles D. "Chuck" Ingram, 75, of Blue Grass, died Saturday, July 19, 2014, at his home. Services are 6 p.m. ...
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07/19/2014, 6:17 pm Harry L. Calhoun, 74, of Bettendorf, died Wednesday, July 16, 2014, at Clarissa C. Cook Hospice House, Bettendorf. Cremation rites ...
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07/19/2014, 6:17 pm Hazel I. Bowe, 73, of Eldridge, died Thursday, July 17, 2014, at Genesis West, Davenport. Private services will be at ...
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07/19/2014, 6:17 pm Lawrence E. Thome, 75, of Tampico, died Friday, July 18, 2014, at CGH Medical Center, Sterling. Visitation will be 4 ...
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07/19/2014, 6:17 pm Sandra N. Ryden, 72, of Hampton, passed away Friday, July 18, 2014, at Genesis Medical Center, Silvis, after a courageous ...
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07/19/2014, 6:17 pm Myles Alan Johnson, 64, of Coal City, Ill., formerly of the Quad-Cities area, passed away peacefully on July 16, 2014, ...
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07/19/2014, 6:17 pm Funeral services for Joanne M. Columbia, 73, of Hampton, will be 10 a.m. Tuesday at Van Hoe Funeral Home, East ...
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07/19/2014, 6:17 pm Douglas John Burkert Sr., of Mustang, Okla., formerly of the Quad-Cities, died Wednesday, July 16, 2014, in Mustang. A memorial ...
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07/19/2014, 6:17 pm Arline Schneck Stevenson, of Mesa, Ariz., formerly of Rock Island, passed away on July 17, 2014. A celebration of life/memorial ...
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07/19/2014, 6:17 pm Ronald J. Severtsgaard, 62, of Apollo Beach, Fla., formerly of Rock Island, passed away Saturday, July 12, 2014, at South ...
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07/19/2014, 6:17 pm Earnestine Roscoe, 86, of Rock Island, died Friday, July 18, 2014, at Clarissa C. Cook Hospice House, Bettendorf. Arrangements are ...
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07/19/2014, 6:17 pm Junior E. Parson Sr., 67, of Rock Island, died Friday, July 18, 2014, at Select Specialty Hospital, Davenport. Arrangements are ...
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07/19/2014, 6:17 pm David J. Martin, 45, of West Des Moines, Iowa, formerly of Rock Island, died Tuesday, July 15, 2014, at his ...
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07/19/2014, 6:17 pm Lois L. Jacobson, 84, of Rock Island, died Saturday, July 19, 2014, at the Light House of Silvis. Arrangements are ...
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07/19/2014, 6:17 pm Gloria Joretha "Jo" Gallagher-Manley, 71, of Rock Island, died July 9, 2014, at Select Specialty Hospital, Davenport, after an extended ...
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07/19/2014, 6:17 pm Glenna Yuskis, of Moline, went to be with her Savior on July 17, 2014. Private graveside services in celebration of ...
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07/19/2014, 6:17 pm Lois Samuelson White, 96, of Dunedin, Fla., died Wednesday, July 16, 2014, at home. Arrangements are pending at Esterdahl Mortuary ...
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07/19/2014, 6:17 pm Edward P. Oppenheimer, 82, of Ellicott, Md., formerly of Moline, died Wednesday, July 9, 2014, at Dove House Hospice, Westminster, ...
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07/19/2014, 6:17 pm Dorothy "Dot" Kraft Millman, 92, formerly of Moline, passed away peacefully on July 4, 2014, in Venice, Fla. A celebration ...
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07/19/2014, 6:17 pm Jerald W. Finley, 68, of Westcliffe, Colo., formerly of Moline, passed away on May 15, 2014, at his home in ...
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07/19/2014, 6:17 pm Frank Henry Kowalik, 66, of Milan, died Friday, July 18, 2014, at his home. A Mass of Christian Burial will ...
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07/19/2014, 1:04 pm Fay E. Ziemer, 82, of LeClaire, passed away on Friday, July 18, 2014, at the Iowa Masonic Health Facility in ...
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07/19/2014, 1:04 pm R. Lee "Bud" Thomas, 91, of Corpus Christi, Texas, died Friday, July 18, 2014, at The Fountains, Bettendorf. Arrangements are ...
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07/19/2014, 1:04 pm Elizabeth V. Pettit, 60, of Davenport, passed away Thursday, July 17, 2014. Arrangements are pending at Runge Mortuary, Davenport. ...
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07/19/2014, 1:04 pm Olen Forest Chandler, 93, of Bettendorf, formerly of Bloomfield, Iowa, died Thursday, July 17, 2014, at Bettendorf Health Care. Services ...
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07/19/2014, 1:04 pm Janet L. "Jan" VanDeVoorde, 78, of Kewanee, died Thursday, July 17, 2014, at Saint Luke, Kewanee. Services are 10 a.m. ...
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07/19/2014, 1:04 pm Joanne M. Columbia, 73, of Hampton, died Thursday, July 17, 2014, at home surrounded by her family, after a courageous ...
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07/19/2014, 1:04 pm Dorothy E. Baranyos, 95, of Bishop Hill, died July 17, 2014, at the Kewanee Care Home. Graveside services will be ...
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07/19/2014, 1:04 pm Funeral services for Robert "Bob" Moreno, 76, of Allen, Texas, formerly of Silvis, will be 10 a.m. Monday at Our ...
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07/19/2014, 1:04 pm Gloria Joretha "Jo" Gallagher-Manley, 71, of Rock Island, died July 9, 2014, at Select Specialty Hospital, Davenport, after an extended ...
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07/19/2014, 1:04 pm Arlene Darby Gass, of Moline, formerly of Rock Island, passed away Thursday, July 17, 2014, at Clarissa C. Cook Hospice ...
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07/18/2014, 10:38 pm Columbia, Joanne M., 73, Hampton; Van Hoe, East Moline. Darby Gass, Arlene, Moline, formerly Rock Island; Wheelan-Pressly, Rock Island. ...
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07/18/2014, 10:38 pm Antros, Jacob D. "Jake," 12, Bourbonnais, Ill.; 10 a.m., St. Joseph Catholic, Bradley, Ill. Conklin, Raymond J., 64, Moline; ...
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  Today is Tuesday, July 22, the 203rd day of 2014. There are 162 days left in the year.

1864 -- 150 years ago: Everybody is invited to go on a moonlight excursion next Monday evening on the steamer New Boston. The trip will be from Davenport to Muscatine and back.
1889 -- 125 years ago: The mayor and bridge committee let a contract to the Clinton Bridge company for a $1,125 iron bridge across Sears canal near Milan.
1914 -- 100 years ago: Injunction proceedings to compel the Central Association to keep a baseball team in Rock Island for the remainder of the season were contemplated by some of the Rock Island fans, but they decided to defer action.
1939 -- 75 years ago: The first of the new and more powerful diesel engines built for the Rock Island Lines for the proposed Chicago-Denver run, passed thru the Tri-Cities this morning.
1964 -- 50 years ago: The Rock Island Rescue Mission is negotiating for the purchase of the Prince Hall Masonic Home located at 37th Avenue and 5th Street, Rock Island.
1989 -- 25 years ago: Quad Cities Container Terminal is being lauded as a giant business boon that will save several days and hundreds of dollars on each goods shipment to the coasts. The Quad Cities Container Terminal is the final piece of the puzzle that opens up increase access to world markets, Robert Goldstein said.








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