Cook-Krueger Wedding


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Posted Online: Nov. 20, 2012, 10:59 am
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Cambria Cook, Rock Island, and Benjamin Krueger, Royal Oak, Mich., were married Sept. 24 at Broadway Presbyterian Church, Rock Island. The Rev. Virginia Murray, Bath, N.Y., officiated the ceremony. The reception was held at Davenport Country Club, Pleasant Valley, Iowa.
The bride is the daughter of Robert and Patty Cook, Rock Island. The groom is the son of Joannie Stockdale, Rock Island, and Dean Krueger, Davenport.
Maid of honor was Beatrice Ramos Pinto. Best man was Daniel Rosencranz. Bridesmaids were Amanda Conner, Leanne McEvoy, Amelia Myers, Abby Munson, Renee Butatla, Jessica Juliano and Kiley Peters. Flower girls were Mary Grace Stockdale and Alana Impens. Ringbearer was Ryan Conner. Groomsmen were Ryan Case, Joshua Means, Randy Olson, Ryan Carmichael, Nate Hurty, Grant Jones and Kent Gladish.
Cambria graduated from Rock Island High School, Augustana College with a Bachelor of Arts, and St. Louis University, St. Louis, with a Master's of Public Health. She is employed as a health inspector with the Oakland County Health Dept., Pontiac, Mich.
Benjamin graduated from Rock Island High School, and Augustana College with a bachelor's in business administration. He was stationed with the U.S. Marines in Iraq for four years. He is employed as an equipment specialist with U.S. Army TACOM, Warren, Mich.
The couple's new address is Royal Oak. The honeymoon destination was Northern California, including Cambria, Calif., and Cambria Winery in Napa Valley.
The bride wore the groom's mother's chapel-length mantilla and her grandmother's pearl bracelet. The wedding cake was decorated with the groom's maternal grandparent's wedding-cake topper.












 



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  Today is Thursday, July 31, the 212th day of 2014. There are 153 days left in the year.

1864 -- 150 years ago: A corps of surgeons now occupies the new hospital quarters at the Garrison Hospital on the Rock Island Arsenal. A fence has been installed to enclose the prison hospital.
1889 -- 125 years ago: B. Winter has let a contract to Christ Schreiner for a two story brick building with a double store front on the south side of 3rd Avenue just west of 17th Street. The estimated cost was $4,500.
1914 -- 100 years ago: Germany sent simultaneous ultimatums to Russia and France, demanding that Russia suspend mobilization within 12 hours and demanding that France inform Germany within 18 hours. In the case of war between Germany and Russia, France would remain neutral.
1939 -- 75 years ago: Civil service offices at the post office and the Rock Island Arsenal were swamped as more than 700 youths sought 15 machinist apprenticeships at the Arsenal.
1964 -- 50 years ago: Last night, American Legion Post 246 in Moline figuratively handed over the trousers to a female ex-Marine and petticoat rule began. Olga Swanson, of Moline, was installed as the first woman commander of the post .
1989 -- 25 years ago: The Illinois Quad City Civic Center captured the excitement and interest of a convention of auditorium managers this weekend in Reno, Nev. Bill Adams, civic center authority chairman, said the 10,000-seat arena planned for downtown Moline has caught the eye of construction firms, suppliers, management teams and concession groups.








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