Funerals today, Tuesday, Nov. 21, 2012

Posted Online: Nov. 20, 2012, 5:27 pm
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Cannell, Terrance "Terry" R., 56, Kewanee and Galva area; 1 p.m., Galva Cemetery.
DeBaillie, Richard J. "Dick," 81, Silvis; 10 a.m., Christ the King Catholic, Moline.
Eklund, Oliver E., 87, Davenport; 11:30 a.m., Runge, Davenport.
Godwin, Dale E., 74, Rock Island; 2 p.m., New Hope Foursquare Church, Moline.
Hirl, Lorna, 85, Davenport; 10:30 a.m., Risen Christ Lutheran, Davenport.
King, Beverly J., 86, Milan; 10 a.m., First Presbyterian, Milan.
Manning, Sister Leona Mary, 90, Johnston, Iowa; 11 a.m., Humility of Mary Center, Magnificat Chapel, Davenport.
Martens, Lavonne Anna "Bonnie," 81, Savanna, Ill.; 12:30 p.m., Law-Jones, Savanna.
Nicola, Bernadine J. "Bernie," 93, Davenport; 11 a.m., St. Mary's Catholic, Davenport.
Owens, Liliane T., 75, Davenport; 10 a.m., St. Paul the Apostle Catholic, Davenport.
Ross-Webb, Cynthia J. "Cindi," 55, Davenport; 2 p.m., Halligan-McCabe-DeVries, Davenport.
Spors, Teresa "T," 55, LeClaire, formerly Edgerton, Wis.; 2 p.m., Central Lutheran, Edgerton.
Thomas, Hazel J., 81, Colona; 2 p.m., Esterdahl, Moline.
Vargas, Andrea E. "Ann," 43, Davenport; 1:30 p.m., St. Anthony's Catholic, Davenport.
Witt, William P. "Bill," 65, Morrison; 10 a.m., Emmanuel Reformed, Morrison.
Womack, Jared "Bear," 36, Milan; 10 a.m., Trinity Lutheran, Moline.


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  Today is Thursday, Oct. 2, the 275th day of 2014. There are 90 days left in the year.

1864 -- 150 years ago: The ladies have adopted the fashion of wearing representations of insects in the flowers on their bonnets. Some look very natural.
1889 -- 125 years ago: T.F. Cary, former Rock Island alderman, has accepted a position as salesman for a Chicago wallpaper house and plans to move to that city.
1914 -- 100 years ago: Work on the new telephone building on 18th Street between 6th and 7th avenues is progressing rapidly.
1939 -- 75 years ago: Rock Island's new theater at 3rd Avenue and 19th Street will have a name significant of its location. The "Rocket" is scheduled to open Thanksgiving Day.
1964 -- 50 years ago: Two of Rock Island's newest water towers were vandalized last night, including the one at 38th Street and 31st Avenue, where police took five Moline boys into custody about 9 p.m..
1989 -- 25 years ago: Some of us who live in the Quad-Cities take the Mississippi River for granted, or at least we used to. But the river is not taken for granted by our visitors. And most Quad-Citians are realizing the importance of the river to this area as increased emphasis is placed on tourism.

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