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07/28/2014, 6:02 pm Beuseling, Francis E., 87, Geneseo; Vandemore, Geneseo. Gunning, L. Eileen, 75, Neponset; Schueneman-Tumbleson, Kewanee. Halsey, Randy L., 53, Silvis; Schroder, ...
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07/28/2014, 6:01 pm Bishop, Dr. Joseph R., 87, Moline, formerly Rock Island; 10 a.m., South Park Presbyterian, Rock Island. McGinnis, Patricia A., 77, ...
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07/28/2014, 6:00 pm Services for James Pribble, 69, of Davenport, are 11 a.m. Wednesday at Halligan-McCabe-DeVries, Davenport. Burial is in Fairmount Cemetery, Davenport. ...
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07/28/2014, 6:00 pm Viola Millick, 87, of Bettendorf, died Sunday, July 27, 2014, at Iowa Masonic Health, Bettendorf. A memorial gathering is 4 ...
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07/28/2014, 6:00 pm Dorothy "Dottie" S. Kropp, 86, of Davenport, died Monday, July 28, 2014, at Clarissa C. Cook Hospice House, Bettendorf. Arrangements ...
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07/28/2014, 6:00 pm Melvin F. Williams, 89, of New Boston, died Saturday, July 26, 2014, at UnityPoint Health-Methodist, Peoria. According to his wishes, ...
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07/28/2014, 6:00 pm Gladys L. Simpson, 97, of Alexis, died at 1:27 p.m. Saturday, July 26, 2014, at Genesis Medical Center, Aledo. Funeral ...
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07/28/2014, 6:00 pm Loralee Joyce Schultz, 69, of Senatobia, Miss., passed away July 25, 2014, at Baptist Memorial Hospital in Memphis, Tenn. ...
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07/28/2014, 6:00 pm Emily R. Roman, 72, of Atkinson, died Monday, July 28, 2014, at Genesis Medical Center East Campus, Davenport. Services are ...
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07/28/2014, 6:00 pm Denise McAtee, 45, of Lynn Center, died Sunday, July 27, 2014, in Davenport. Arrangements are pending at Kirk, Huggins & ...
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07/28/2014, 6:00 pm Gabriella "Gaye" Maertens, 80, of Menahga, Minn., passed away peacefully at St Joseph's Hospital in Park Rapids, Minn., on Wednesday, ...
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07/28/2014, 6:00 pm Patricia Johnson, 69, of Galva, died Sunday, July 27, 2014, at OSF St. Francis, Peoria. Services are 3:30 p.m. Wednesday ...
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07/28/2014, 6:00 pm L. Eileen Gunning, 75, of Neponset, died Sunday, July 27, 2014, at OSF Medical, Peoria. Services are 11 a.m. Wednesday ...
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07/28/2014, 6:00 pm Francis E. Beuseling, 87, of Geneseo, passed away Monday, July 28, 2014, at Hammond-Henry Hospital, Geneseo. As he wished, cremation ...
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07/28/2014, 6:00 pm Randy L. Halsey, 53, of Silvis, died Monday, July 28, 2014, at home. Arrangements are pending at Schroder Mortuary, Silvis. ...
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07/28/2014, 6:00 pm Katrina A. Conner, 17, of Rock Island, passed away at her home on Saturday, July 26, 2014. Funeral services are ...
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07/28/2014, 6:00 pm Thomas J. Voss, 57, of Moline, died Saturday, July 26, 2014, at his home. Graveside services will be Friday, Aug. ...
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07/27/2014, 7:52 pm Conner, Katrina A., 17, Rock Island; Wheelan-Pressly, Rock Island. Kowalske, Judith N., 78, Bettendorf; McGinnis-Chambers, Bettendorf. McKay, Robert W., ...
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07/27/2014, 7:51 pm Crumly, Margaret M., 48, Grandview, Iowa; 4-8 p.m., The Rendezvous, Muscatine. Dolleslager, Ronald W., 69, Moline; 10 a.m., Rafferty, Moline. ...
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07/27/2014, 7:51 pm Services for Mary Therese Nester Roseman, of Bettendorf, are 10:30 a.m. Thursday at St. Paul the Apostle Catholic, Davenport. Burial ...
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07/27/2014, 7:51 pm Gloria Jean Paget, 63, of Bettendorf, died July 25, 2014, at her home. Services are 10 a.m. Thursday at Runge, ...
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07/27/2014, 7:51 pm Viola M. Millick, 87, of Bettendorf, died Sunday, July 27, 2014, at the Iowa Masonic Health Facility, Bettendorf. Arrangements are ...
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07/27/2014, 7:51 pm Judith N. Kowalske, 78, of Bettendorf, died Sunday, July 27, 2014, at the Clarissa C. Cook Hospice House, Bettendorf. Arrangements ...
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07/27/2014, 7:51 pm Services for Frances C. "Fran" Ryan Foster, 98, of Bettendorf, are 10:30 a.m. Thursday at St. John Vianney Catholic, Bettendorf. ...
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07/27/2014, 7:51 pm Melvin S. Williams, 89, of Aledo, died Saturday, July 26, 2014, at United Methodist Hospital, Peoria, Ill. Arrangements are pending ...
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07/27/2014, 7:51 pm Gladys L. Simpson, 97, of Alexis, died Saturday, July 26, 2014, at Genesis Medical Center, Aledo. Arrangements are pending at ...
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07/27/2014, 7:51 pm Robert W. McKay, 81, of Eliza, died on Saturday, July 26, 2014, at UnityPoint Health-Trinity Muscatine. Funeral services will be ...
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07/27/2014, 7:51 pm Funeral services for Roger Theuninck, 82, of East Moline, will be 10 a.m. Wednesday at St. Anne Catholic Church, East ...
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07/27/2014, 7:51 pm Katrina A. Conner, 17, of Rock Island, passed away Saturday, July 26, 2014, at her home. Funeral arrangements are pending ...
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07/27/2014, 7:51 pm Thomas J. Voss, 57, of Moline, died Saturday, July 26, 2014, at his home. Arrangements are pending at Esterdahl Mortuary ...
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07/26/2014, 9:34 pm Foster, Frances C. "Fran," 98, Davenport; Halligan-McCabe-DeVries, Davenport. Gryp, David L., 66, Davenport; Runge, Davenport. McGinnis, Patricia A., 77, ...
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07/26/2014, 9:34 pm Foster, Linnea, 67, Milan; 2 p.m., Wheelan-Pressly, Rock Island. New, Jack W., 47, Rock Island; 3 p.m., Rafferty, Moline. ...
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07/26/2014, 9:34 pm Jim Glen Pribble, 69, of Davenport, died Saturday, July 26, 2014, at his residence. Arrangements are pending at Halligan-McCabe-DeVries Funeral ...
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07/26/2014, 9:34 pm Gloria Paget, 63, of Bettendorf, passed away at her home on Friday, July 25, 2014. Arrangements are pending at Runge ...
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07/26/2014, 9:34 pm Patricia A. McGinnis, 77, of Davenport, passed away Saturday, July 26, 2014, at Senior Star, Davenport. Funeral services will be ...
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07/26/2014, 9:34 pm David L. Gryp, 66, of Davenport, passed away July 17, 2014. No services are planned. Survivors include his children, David ...
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07/26/2014, 9:34 pm Frances C. "Fran" Foster, 98, of Davenport, died Saturday, July 26, 2014, at Kahl Home, Davenport. Arrangements are pending at ...
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07/26/2014, 9:34 pm Elsie L. Sawyer, 83, of Colona passed away Friday, July 25, 2014, at Rosewood Care Center, Moline. Funeral services will ...
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07/26/2014, 9:34 pm Michael L. "Boogie" Carlile, 65, of Silvis, died Friday, July 25, 2014, at Clarissa C. Cook Hospice House, Bettendorf. Cremation ...
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07/26/2014, 9:34 pm Bernadine Nola Ehman, 103, of the Coventry Apartments, Rock Island, died Tuesday, July 22, 2014, at UnityPoint Health-Trinity Rock Island. ...
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07/26/2014, 9:34 pm Gary L. Anderson, 62, of Rock Island, died Thursday, July 24, 2014, at his residence. Funeral services will be held ...
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07/26/2014, 9:34 pm Chester D. Wildermuth, 93, of Geneseo, formerly of Moline, passed away Thursday May 22, 2014, at Good Samaritan Village, Geneseo. ...
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07/26/2014, 4:55 pm Services for Geraldine "Jeri" Schafer, 85, Davenport, are 10 a.m. Monday at Weerts, Davenport, with visitation 9 a.m. to services. ...
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07/25/2014, 6:48 pm Lois A. Van Severen, 82, a resident of Hope Creek Care Center, East Moline, formerly of Milan, died Wednesday, July ...
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07/25/2014, 5:40 pm Atzen, Richard Harold, 62, Davenport; 11 a.m., St. Matthew Lutheran, Davenport. Cady, Arlyn S., 90, Prophetstown; 11 a.m., First ...
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07/25/2014, 5:39 pm Anderson, Gary L., 62, Rock Island; Esterdahl, Moline. Carlile, Michael L. "Boogie," 65, Silvis; Esterdahl, Moline. Hettrick, Garnet M., ...
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07/25/2014, 5:38 pm Richard "Dick" Wilson, 66, of Davenport, passed away July 22, 2014, at home. Services are 10 a.m. Tuesday at Runge, ...
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07/25/2014, 5:38 pm Christian "Chris" Nacos, 44, of Davenport, passed away July 18, 2014, in Davenport. Following cremation, a private family gathering will ...
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07/25/2014, 5:38 pm Gabriella "Gaye" Maertens, 80, of Menahga, Minn., formerly of the Quad-Cities, passed away peacefully at St Joseph's Hospital in Park ...
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07/25/2014, 5:38 pm Michael L. "Boogie" Carlile, 65, of Silvis, died Friday, July 25, 2014, at Clarissa C. Cook Hospice House, Bettendorf. Arrangements ...
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07/25/2014, 5:38 pm Lola "Jackie" Roden, 84, of East Moline, died Thursday, July 24, 2014, at Hope Creek Care Center, East Moline. Arrangements ...
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07/25/2014, 5:38 pm Junior E. Parson Sr., 67, of Rock Island, died Friday, July 18, 2014, at Select Specialty Hospital, Davenport. Cremation rites ...
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07/25/2014, 5:38 pm Dr. Joseph R. Bishop, 87, of Moline, formerly of Rock Island, died Thursday, July 24, 2014, at the Clarissa C. ...
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07/25/2014, 5:38 pm Gary L. Anderson, 62, of Rock Island, died Thursday, July 24, 2014, at his residence. Arrangements are pending at Esterdahl ...
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07/25/2014, 5:38 pm Garnet M. Hettrick, of Moline, formerly of Hubbard, Ohio, died Tuesday, July 22, 2014. Services will be July 28 at ...
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07/25/2014, 5:38 pm Ronald W. Dolleslager, 69, of Moline, passed away Wednesday, July 23, 2014, at his home. Funeral services will be 10 ...
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07/25/2014, 5:38 pm Linnea Foster, 67, of Milan, passed away Tuesday, July 22, 2014, at UnityPoint Health-Trinity Rock Island. A memorial service will ...
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  Today is Tuesday, July 29, the 210th day of 2014. There are 155 days left in the year.

1864 -- 150 years ago: Col. H.F. Sickless informs us that there will be new organization of troops in this state under the call for more men.
1889 -- 125 years ago: James Normoyle arrived home after graduating from West Point with honors in the class of 1889. He was to report to Fort Brady, Mich., as second lieutenant in the 23rd Infantry.
1914 -- 100 years ago: Austria Hungary declared war on Serbia. Germany and Austria refused an invitation of Sir Edward Grey to join Great Britain at a mediation conference.
1939 -- 75 years ago: Dr. William Mayo, the last of the three famous Mayo brother surgeons, died at the age of 78.
1964 -- 50 years ago: One of the biggest horse shows of the season was held yesterday at Hillandale Arena on Knoxville Road under the sponsorship of the Illowa Horsemen's Club.
1989 -- 25 years ago: Davenport is like a gigantic carnival this weekend with the Bix Arts Fest taking over 12 square blocks of the downtown area. A festive atmosphere prevailed Friday as thousands of people turned out to sample what the Arts Fest has to offer.








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