Donna Moyers


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Posted Online: Dec. 11, 2012, 5:21 pm
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Donna Bell Moyers, 79, of Milan, died Monday, Dec. 10, 2012, at Comfort Harbor Nursing Home, Milan.
Memorial services will be held at a later date. Memorials may be made to Comfort Harbor, Milan. Wheelan-Pressly Funeral Home, Milan, is assisting the family.
Survivors include her children, Linda (Bill) Yost and Danny (Chris) Moyers, both of Muscatine; and several grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Online condolences may be left at www.wheelanpressly.com.












 




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1889 -- 125 years ago: Hardy Hetter, for several years yardmaster in the Burlington Railroad yards in Rock Island and Moline, was transferred to Beardstown. He was succeeded here by J.E. Albrecht.
1914 -- 100 years ago: Corn was estimated at 50 percent of the normal crop in Rock Island County by Crop Correspondent Thomas Campbell.
1939 -- 75 years ago: Robert Carroll, 12-year-old son of Mr. and Mrs. Farr Carroll, of near Aledo, won the grand championship of the Mercer County baby beef show with "Fat Stuff."
1964 -- 50 years ago: About 250 persons attended the first in a series of horse shows at the Hillandale Stables off Knoxville Road near Milan on Saturday afternoon and evening.
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