DoLores Youngquist

Posted Online: Dec. 11, 2012, 5:21 pm
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DoLores L. Youngquist, 81, of Davenport, died Monday, Dec. 10, 2012, at Davenport Lutheran Home.
Graveside services are 1:30 p.m. Thursday at Rock Island National Cemetery, Arsenal Island. Visitation is noon to 1 p.m. Thursday at Halligan-McCabe-DeVries Funeral Home, Davenport.
She was born March 7, 1931, in Hawarden, Iowa. She married Roger E. Youngquist May 29, 1964.
Survivors include her husband; children, Kim Busch, Blue Grass, Dana Clowers, Little Rock, Ark., and Clint, Eldridge; and 10 grandchildren.


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1889 — 125 years ago: Track laying operations on 2nd Avenue, stopped by the Moline-Rock Island company last spring for lack of rail, have been resumed.
1914 — 100 years ago: Bulletins allowed to come through the strong continental censorship of all war news indicated that Germany was advancing with a dash against both Russia and France.
1939 — 75 years ago: Emil J Klein, of Rock Island, was elected commander of Rock Island Post 200, American Legion.
1964 — 50 years ago: Members of the Davenport police department and their families are being invited to the department's family picnic to be held Aug. 27 at the Mississippi Valley Fairgrounds.
1989 — 25 years ago: Beginning this fall, Black Hawk College will offer a continuing education course in horseback riding at the Wright Way Equestrian Center, Moline, located just east of the Deere Administration Center.

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